Joseph Mallord William Turner

The New Gate, Winchelsea

c.1816–19

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

View by appointment
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
D10537
Turner Bequest CXL 65 a

Catalogue entry

For the New Gate, well south of present-day Winchelsea, see notes to folio 71 verso of the sketchbook (D10535; Turner Bequest CXL 64a), which has a side view of the structure. The trees observed by Turner are still present today.

David Blayney Brown
July 2011

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