Joseph Mallord William Turner

Saltwood Castle from the South

c.1816–19

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 155 x 95 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D10487
Turner Bequest CXL 40 a

Catalogue entry

For Saltwood Castle in this sketchbook see notes to folio 43 verso (D10481; Turner Bequest CXL 37a). Here Turner has moved round to look at the walls from the south, with the great gatehouse with its round towers on the right.

David Blayney Brown
July 2011

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