Joseph Mallord William Turner

Seaton and Axmouth from near Beer

1811

Not on display

Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 75 × 117 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D08480
Turner Bequest CXXIII 58 a

Catalogue entry

Turner’s viewpoint is the hill above the chalk cliffs seen on folio 59 recto (D08475; CXXIII 56b), along or beside the road from Seaton to Beer, looking east along the mudstone cliffs below towards Seaton, with Haven Cliff at Axmouth beyond. For other local views see under D08475.

Matthew Imms
June 2011

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