7 June 2001
Joseph Mallord William Turner, R.A. (1775-1851)
House in Hartfield, near East Grinstead
inscribed 'Hartfield' (lower right)
8¼ x 5 in. (21 x 12.8 cm.)
Anon. sale, Sotheby's, London, 16 July 1992, lot 21 (£1,495).
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This drawing dates from circa 1793-4, and belongs to a group drawn about the same time of places in Kent, Sussex and Surrey, now in the Turner Bequest, Tate Gallery.
Hartfield is a village seven miles from East Grinstead.
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