Joseph Mallord William Turner

West Malling: The Ruined Tower of the Priory

1798

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 203 x 264 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D00660
Turner Bequest XXVI 98

Catalogue entry

An earlier view of West Malling Priory is Tate D00184 (Turner Bequest XVII I).
The drawing was made with the page turned horizontally.
Verso:
Blank; inscribed in pencil in a later hand ‘1’; and by A.M. Hind in pencil ‘West Malling Priory’; stamped in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

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