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King Edgar's Gate, Worcester

about 1794


Not currently on view


Artwork Details

Creation Date
about 1794
watercolor over pencil on white wove paper
Object Types
drawings, watercolors

12-1/16 x 16-1/2 in.

Mark Description

Signed in ink center right: Turner Artist Watermark: J WHATMAN

Accession Number
Credit Line

Gift in memory of Evan F. Lilly

Public Domain

Prints, Drawings, and Photographs

Color Palette

J.E. Fordham, Milbourn Bury near Royston, England; inherited by F.N. Fordham, Royston, England; inherited by A.R. Fordham Royston, England; (Christie's, London, England) 12 July 1918; Mr. Eccles; (Thomas Agnew & Sons, Ltd., London, England); sold to (John Mitchell, London) in 1955; purchased for the John Herron Art Institute, Indianapolis, Indiana, now the Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields, with funds from the Lilly family, in 1955.

Exhibition Name



Journey into Light: Travels with J.M.W. Turner

Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields

July 24, 2020 - December 6, 2020

Turner in America

John Herron Art Institute and Museum

November 12, 1955 - December 25, 1955

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