Joseph Mallord William Turner

Margate Custom House, Kent

c.1832

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

View by appointment
Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 86 x 206 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D27326
Turner Bequest CCLXXIX 32 a

Catalogue entry

Turner filled this page with studies of the Margate Custom House and its surroundings. For more information on the Kentish scenes in this volume, see the sketchbook introduction.
Technical Notes:
There is a darker patch of repaired paper at the top of the page.

John Chu
March 2015

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