Joseph Mallord William Turner

Monzie Castle from the South

1801

In Tate Britain

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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
D03191
Turner Bequest LVI 142 a

Catalogue entry

The subject is continued on folio 145 recto opposite (D03192; Turner Bequest LVI 143). The castle is seen across the Shaggie Burn, its distinctive segmental front with flanking towers clearly visible. For Monzie, see under folio 141 verso (D03185; Turner Bequest LVI 139a).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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