Sketch made on the first of the artist's many visits to Yorks, as part of an extended tour of the north of England in search of architectural and landscape subjects.
The Dormitory and Transept of Fountains Abbey by JMW Turner, 1797
© York Art Gallery
- 46 x 61 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £2,125 ( Total: £8,500)
- Acquired in:
William Ward, 1899; anon sale, Sotheby's, 14 Nov. 1962, lot 67A; bt. Henry Harper Benedict; Private collection