Joseph Mallord William Turner

Hastings from near Ore Place

c.1806–10

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Chalk and graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 128 x 201 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D05674
Turner Bequest XCI 57

Catalogue entry

Rather than Winchelsea, this is Hastings seen from near the viewpoint on folio 56 of the sketchbook (D05673), identified by Eric Shanes as Ore Place. See also folios 55, 57 and 58 (D05672, D05674, D05675).
There is a stain or red ink or wax upper left of centre and other discolouration.
Verso:
Blank

David Blayney Brown
March 2011

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