Joseph Mallord William Turner

Millom Castle and Holy Trinity Church

1809

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 229 x 375 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D07535
Turner Bequest CIX 23

Catalogue entry

For Millom Castle and another view from this sketchbook see Tate D07534; Turner Bequest CIX 22. In this drawing, Turner is looking east-south-east. The castle and church are seen in the lower right corner; the ground descends towards Duddon Sands and the distant hills are those of the Barrow Peninsular.
Verso:
Blank. Laid down.

David Blayney Brown
August 2009

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