Joseph Mallord William Turner

The Church of St Thomas the Martyr, Winchelsea

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 × 95 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D10525
Turner Bequest CXL 59 a

Catalogue entry

The church is seen from the churchyard with its porch and tower to the left and on the right the ruins of the originally much larger nave. Architectural details of the church are drawn on folio 67 of the sketchbook (D10526; Turner Bequest CXL 60).

David Blayney Brown
July 2011

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