Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Branch with a Few Leaves

c.1794

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 152 x 99 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D00292
Turner Bequest XX 24 a

Catalogue entry

This slight study is inverted relative to the sketchbook’s foliation. Compare the outline sketches of branches on folios 12 recto and 13 recto (D40753, D00274); see also folio 25 verso (D00294).

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

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