Fonthill Abbey, Salisbury, Wiltshire, England
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The two vanishing points for the sides of the building are just visible (see photograph). However, Turner did not use a full method of perspective to locate these points. In fact, they are at different heights, whereas they should both be on the horizon.
Gallery label, September 2004
Medium: Pen and ink and watercolour on paper
Credit line: 'Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856'
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