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Malmesbury Abbey from the North

Joseph Mallord William Turner

English, 1775–1851

Malmesbury Abbey from the North

c. 1794

Medium Watercolor with traces of graphite on tan wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 8 3/16 x 10 1/4 in. (20.8 x 26 cm)
Object Number 2007.8.101
Acquisition Gift of the Manton Art Foundation in memory of Sir Edwin and Lady Manton, 2007
Status Off View

Image Caption

Joseph Mallord William Turner, Malmesbury Abbey from the North, c. 1794, Watercolor with traces of graphite on tan wove paper. Gift of the Manton Art Foundation in memory of Sir Edwin and Lady Manton, 2007. The Clark Art Institute, 2007.8.101.

Bibliography

Clarke, Jay, ed. Landscape, Innovation, and Nostalgia: The Manton Collection of British Art. Williamstown, MA: The Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 2012.

Provenance

[A. J. Finberg, Cotswold Gallery, sale, 28 July 1927, no. 1209, sold to Campbell]; Alexander Campbell (in 1927); Duncan Campbell, his son, by descent, sold to Johnson, 1971; [Oscar & Peter Johnson, Ltd., 1971–1977, sold to Manton, Jan. 1977]; Sir Edwin A. G. Manton, New York (1977–d. 2005); Manton Family Art Foundation (2005–2007, given to the Clark); Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 2007.

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