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Dunstanborough Castle

1808
Joseph Mallord William Turner (English, 1775–1851)


Dimensions

Sheet: 22.5 x 30.5 cm (8 7/8 x 12 in.) Mat: 40.6 x 54.6 cm (16 x 21.5 in.)

Accession Number

M22789

Medium or Technique

Aquatint and mezzotint printed in brown ink with additions in graphite and white; proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Proof with remarks by J.M.W. Turner: “Sir, you have done in aquatint all the castle down to the rocks. Did I ever ask for such an indulgence?” Signed by the engraver C. Turner, later owner. For the “Liber Studiorum”, Rawlinson 14.

Provenance

Bequest 1913

Credit Line

Bequest of Francis Bullard