Joseph Mallord William Turner

Eridge Castle

c.1810

Not on display

Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 181 × 228 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D10231
Turner Bequest CXXXVII 15

Catalogue entry

Drawn with the sketchbook inverted, and continued on folio 15 verso (D10230; Turner Bequest CXXXVII 14a) for which see catalogue entry.
There is a trace of yellow watercolour, bottom right, presumably spilt while Turner worked on the watercolour based on this double-spread drawing (Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester).1
1
Andrew Wilton, The Life and Work of J.M.W. Turner, Fribourg 1979, p.349 no.439.
Verso:
Blank

David Blayney Brown
July 2011

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