Joseph Mallord William Turner

The Château of Louis-Philippe and the Collegiate Church of Notre-Dame and Saint-Laurent, Eu, from the North

1845

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 86 × 111 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D35562
Turner Bequest CCCLXI 42 a

Catalogue entry

Inverted relative to the sketchbook’s foliation, this slight sketch appears to show the rooflines of Louis-Philippe’s château at Eu and the adjacent Collegiate Church of Notre-Dame and Saint-Laurent in the distance from the north; see under folio 21 verso (D35540) for other views.

Matthew Imms
September 2016

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