Joseph Mallord William Turner

Trees by the Moat of Bodiam Castle

?1810

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 181 x 228 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D10218
Turner Bequest CXXXVII 8 a

Catalogue entry

Drawn with the sketchbook inverted.
For Bodiam Castle in this sketchbook, see notes to folio 7 verso (D10214; Turner Bequest CXXXVII 6a). As Finberg observed, this drawing continues that on folio 8 verso (D10216; Turner Bequest CXXXVII 7a), extending the motif of trees by the moat.

David Blayney Brown
July 2011

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