J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Allington Castle: The Gateway Seen from the Courtyard 1798

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 85 Recto:
Allington Castle: The Gateway Seen from the Courtyard 1798
D00655
Turner Bequest XXVI 93
Pencil and watercolour on white wove paper, 264 x 203 mm
Stamped in black ‘XXVI 93’ bottom right
A watercolour based on this study is Tate D01903 (Turner Bequest XLIV a). Other views of the castle are on folios 77 verso, 84 recto and 87 recto (D00643, D00654, D00657; Turner Bequest XXVI 83v, 92, 95).
Verso:
Blank; inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘737’; inscribed in pencil ‘44’; stamped in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Allington Castle: The Gateway Seen from the Courtyard 1798 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, April 2012, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, December 2012, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-allington-castle-the-gateway-seen-from-the-courtyard-r1140974, accessed 08 May 2021.