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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Pembroke Castle 1798

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Pembroke Castle 1798
Turner Bequest XLIV A
Pencil, watercolour and scraping- and stopping-out on white wove paper, 289 x 416 mm
Blind-stamped with Turner Bequest monogram bottom right
Stamped in black ‘XLIV – A’ bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This watercolour was perhaps executed en suite with one of Warwick Castle (Tate D00329; Turner Bequest XXI C).
Technical notes:
The sheet was laid onto the artist’s lined mount (D40341), now detached.

Andrew Wilton
March 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Pembroke Castle 1798 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, March 2013, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, April 2015, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-pembroke-castle-r1174967, accessed 20 October 2021.