Joseph Mallord William Turner

The Ruins of ?Fast Castle on a Cliff above the Sea

1801

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 115 × 164 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D02740
Turner Bequest LIV 80 a

Catalogue entry

The drawing is inverted relative to the sketchbook’s foliation. Views of Fast Castle occur on folios 72 verso–79 recto (D02724–D02737).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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