Joseph Mallord William Turner

Study of Part of the Ruins of Kelso Abbey

1797

Not on display

Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 270 × 210 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D00968
Turner Bequest XXXIV 59

Catalogue entry

This is an incomplete study of the west front of the abbey. Another drawing, showing the ruins from the north, is on folio 62 recto (D00967; Turner Bequest XXXIV 58).
Verso:
Blank; offset from folio 64 recto opposite (D00969; Turner Bequest XXXIV 60); stamped in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram.

Andrew Wilton
January 2013

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