Dover Castle from the Sea (for "Marine Views:)

1822
Joseph Mallord William Turner (English, 1775–1851)


Catalogue Raisonné

Wilton 0505, related to Rawlinson 666

Dimensions

Sheet: 40.5 x 60 cm (15 15/16 x 23 5/8 in.) Framed: 73.3 x 93 cm (28 7/8 x 36 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

23.513

Medium or Technique

Transparent and opaque watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Inscription

Lower right: J.M.W. Turner 1822

Signed

signed

Provenance

John Dillon (not in Christie's sale 1869); Chapman (according to Armstrong 1902); William Leech, sale Christie's, May 21, 1887, no.69 to Agnew; with S.P. Avery, Jr., New York 1900; David P. Kimball, Boston; 1923, bequest to MFA. (Accession date: November 1, 1923.)

Credit Line

Bequest of David P. Kimball in memory of his wife, Clara Bertram Kimball