Joseph Mallord William Turner

Herstmonceux Castle; the Gatehouse and Bridge

1810

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

View by appointment
Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 88 × 110 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D07677
Turner Bequest CXI 53 a

Catalogue entry

Drawn with the sketchbook inverted and continued slightly on folio 54 (D07678). For Herstmonceux Castle see especially the Herstmonceux and Pevensey and Views in Sussex sketchbooks (Tate D05656–D05661; Turner Bequest XCI 39–44 and Tate D10324; Turner Bequest CXXXVIII 5).

David Blayney Brown
May 2011

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