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Title:

Tonbridge Castle, Kent

Maker:

Turner, Joseph Mallord William; draughtsman; British artist, 1775-1851

Category:

drawing

Name:

drawing

Date:

circa 1794

School/Style:

British

Technique:

drawing (image-making)

Material(s):

grey wash; medium
blue wash; medium
graphite; medium
paper; support

Technique
Description:

grey and blue wash over graphite, on paper

Dimension(s):

height, 198, mm
width, 277, mm

Acquisition:

given; 1931; Sotheby's

Provenance:

John Ruskin; passed to Arthur Severn, at Brantwood, sold Sotheby's, 20 May 1931, lot 117, bt. for the Friends of the Fitzwilliam

Exhibition(s):

Documentation:

Ruskin, John. Cook, E.T.. Wedderburn, Alexander. Works.p. 414

Cormack, Malcolm. 1975. J.M.W. Turner, R.A. 1775-1851; a catalogue of Drawings and Watercolours in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Pressp. 27-8
cat. no. 3, pl. 3 (black and white)

Wilton, Andrew. 1979. The Life and Work of J.M.W. Turner.London?:
no. 112 (note)

Ruskin, John. 1878. Notes by Mr Ruskin on his drawings by the late J.M.W. Turner, R.A. Exhibited at the Fine Arts Society's Galleries, 1878.
under no. 2

, The Fitzwilliam Museum1932. The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge. Annual Report for the Year ending 31 December 1931.Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Press
reproduced

Girtin, T.. Loshak, D.. 1954. The Art of Thomas Girtin.London?: p. 144
under no. 144

Vallance, Aylmer. An Old View of Tonbridge, a note topographical and iconographical.
Source Title: Archaeologica Cantiana XLIV (1932)
p. 33-8
repr. opp. p. 34

Accession:

Object Number: 1588
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 13896; input: 2000-10-06; modified: 2019-09-30)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/13896





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