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Watercolour - Hornby Castle, Lancashire, from Tatham Church
  • Hornby Castle, Lancashire, from Tatham Church
    Turner, Joseph Mallord William, born 1775 - died 1851
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Hornby Castle, Lancashire, from Tatham Church

  • Object:

    Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    England (painted)
    Lancashire (probably, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1818 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Turner, Joseph Mallord William, born 1775 - died 1851 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by John Sheepshanks, 1857

  • Museum number:

    FA.88

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case WD, shelf 74, box A

Physical description

Watercolour on paper depicting Hornby Castle from afar, with several figures and cattle in the foreground.

Place of Origin

England (painted)
Lancashire (probably, made)

Date

ca. 1818 (painted)

Artist/maker

Turner, Joseph Mallord William, born 1775 - died 1851 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour on paper

Dimensions

Height: 29.2 cm, Width: 41.9 cm

Descriptive line

Watercolour entitled 'Hornby Castle, Lancashire, from Tatham Church' by J. M. W. Turner. Great Britain, ca. 1818.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Wilton, Andrew. The Life and Work of J. M. W. Turner. London: Academy Editions, 1979. 366 p., ill. ISBN 856705659.
Evans, Mark et al. Vikutoria & Arubāto Bijutsukan-zō : eikoku romanshugi kaigaten = The Romantic tradition in British painting, 1800-1950 : masterpieces from the Victoria and Albert Museum. Japan : Brain Trust, 2002

Materials

Watercolour

Techniques

Painting (image-making)

Subjects depicted

Castles; Landscapes

Categories

Landscapes; Paintings

Production Type

Unique

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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