Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Bridge near Tunbridge

1810

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 88 x 110 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D07731
Turner Bequest CXI 87 a

Catalogue entry

Finberg’s reading of Turner’s inscription as ‘Tunbridge’ seems right and may be confirmed by the nearby view of Somer Hill near Tonbridge on folios 84 verso–85 of the sketchbook (D07725–D07726).

David Blayney Brown
May 2011

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