Joseph Mallord William Turner

View of Edinburgh Continued: Arthur’s Seat

1822

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

View by appointment
Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 114 × 187 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D17578
Turner Bequest CC 43

Catalogue entry

The hills and houses at the right side of this page are continued from the view of Edinburgh from the castle on folio 42 (D17576). They are therefore identifiable as Arthur’s Seat and Salisbury Craigs, and buildings in the Old Town, Edinburgh, to the south of the castle.
Verso:
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Thomas Ardill
September 2008

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