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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Dunbar Castle 1818

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 19 Verso:
Dunbar Castle 1818
Turner Bequest CLXVII 18a
Pencil on white wove paper, 112 x 186 mm
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
A view of Dunbar Castle continuing on folio 20 (D13618; CLXVII 19) from the west showing on the present page the ruins on Dunbar Castle descending into the sea with the rocky shore in the foreground. There is a similar view on folios 18 verso–19 (D13615–D13616; CLXVII 17a–18).

Thomas Ardill
February 2008

How to cite

Thomas Ardill, ‘Dunbar Castle 1818 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, February 2008, 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-dunbar-castle-r1132165, accessed 04 December 2021.