Joseph Mallord William Turner

Inveraray, with the Castle and Loch Fyne in the Distance, and Duniquaiche Hill to the Left

1801

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 184 × 114 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D02993
Turner Bequest LVI 40 a

Catalogue entry

The subject is continued on folio 43 recto opposite (D02994; Turner Bequest LVI 41). Inveraray Castle is the seat of the Chief of the Campbells, the Duke of Argyll. Turner was to pass several Campbell castles in the course of his tour through Breadalbane, in the Central Highlands, including Kilchurn, Dochart and Taymouth.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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