Joseph Mallord William Turner

View on the Firth of Forth with ?Rosyth Castle

1818

Not on display
Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 90 x 112 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D13537
Turner Bequest CLXVI 45

Catalogue entry

A drawing across two pages, this view along the Firth of Forth may show Rosyth Castle on folio 44 verso (D13536). The drawing on the present page is dominated by high cliffs that tower above a small house or shack.

Thomas Ardill
December 2007

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