Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Broad Landscape with a Sunset Sky

c.1799–1802

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Ink and graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 135 x 210 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D04123
Turner Bequest LXIX 107

Catalogue entry

Made with the page turned horizontally, this is one of several broadly drawn sky studies in this book; see also folios 127 verso and 128 recto (D04146, D04147; Turner Bequest LXIX 128a, 129).
Verso:
Blank; offset from folio 107 recto opposite (D04124; Turner Bequest LXIX 108); brown ink spots. Inscribed in pencil ‘758’.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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