Joseph Mallord William Turner

Winchelsea from the South

c.1816–19

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 155 x 95 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D10539
Turner Bequest CXL 66 a

Catalogue entry

This sketch, very hastily annotated, was made looking towards Winchelsea from the south, perhaps as Turner approached from the direction of Hastings.

David Blayney Brown
July 2011

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