Joseph Mallord William Turner

Launceston Castle and St Mary Magdalene’s Church from St Stephen’s Hill

1814

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 90 × 152 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D09601
Turner Bequest CXXXII 111

Catalogue entry

Launceston Castle and the tower of St Mary Magdalene’s Church appear to the south-east, from a viewpoint on the main road up St Stephen’s Hill. There is a similar view from nearer the town on folio 110 recto (D09600).
For further views of Launceston, see under folio 106 recto (D09596).
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Matthew Imms
June 2014

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