Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Beach and Cliffs, Possibly near Teignmouth

1811

Not on display
Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 75 x 117 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D08507
Turner Bequest CXXIII 72 a

Catalogue entry

The view is unidentified, but comes at the conclusion of a sequence of sketches made in the area of Dawlish and Teignmouth, and may show somewhere along the same stretch of Devon coast. For other views of Teignmouth see under folio 71 verso (D08499; CXXIII 68a).

Matthew Imms
June 2011

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