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Dover Castle from the Sea

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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; bequest to MFA, November 1, 1923.

Credit Line

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

1822

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

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Classifications

Watercolors