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View of Kenilworth Castle
View of Kenilworth Castle
ca. 1830
Not on display
Watercolor And Opaque Watercolor With Scraping And Wiping On Paper
Sheet: 292 x 454 mm (11 1/2 x 17 7/8 in.); Frame: 533 x 673 x 32 mm (21 x 26 1/2 x 1 1/4 in.)
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Charles H. Russell, SF
Mrs. Henry Potter Russell, SL
W.H. Crocker, SF
Thomas Agnew & Sons
W. Tattersall, Blackburn

Osgood Hooker retained a life interest.
Osgood Hooker deceased December 1968.

On back of frame: Label: Thos. Agnew and Sons, London, Liverpool, Manchester. In handwriting in pen and ink, "This picture is Helen's - promised to her at the time of purchase in London". In handwriting, pen and ink, on label,"J.M. Turner R A, Kenilworth, owner W. Tattersall, Quarry Bank, Blackburn". Purchased in London, probably from Agnew"s. In 1830, Turner visits Kenilworht. (cf. "J.M.W. Turner R A", exhibition catalogue, "Whitechapel Art Gallery", 1953, p. 11.

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Gift of Osgood Hooker

Exhibition History:

Noon, Boys & Graves Gallery, London 1833, no. 22; CPLH, Englisg Master Drawings, 1970; University Art Museum, Berkeley, CA, Spring 1972; University Art Museum, Berkeley, "J.M.W. Turner: Works on Paper from American Collections", 30 Sept - 23 Nov 1975, cat. #26, p. 116; CPLH, Masterworks from the AFGA, Feb 21 - May 3, 1981; Reunion des Musees Nationaux, Palais du Louvre, Grand Palais, Paris, J.M.W. Turner, 14 Oct 1983 - 16 Jan 1984 (cat. no.203, p. 261; CPLH, Master Drawings from the AFGA, 3 Aug - 13 Oct 1985; CPLH, TREASURES, 11 Nov, 1995 - 3 March 1996. Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, Oxford, UK, Turner's Britain, fall 2003 - Jan 2004.

J.M.W. Turner
Opening date:10/1/07
Closing date:9/21/08
National Gallery of Art, WDC: 10/1/07 to 1/6/08
Dallas Museum of Art: 2/10/08 to 5/18/08
Metropolitan Museum of Art: 6/23/08 to 9/21/08;


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