Joseph Mallord William TurnerA Diagram 1834

Share this artwork

Artwork details

Artist
Title
A Diagram
From Edinburgh Sketchbook
Turner Bequest CCLXVIII
Date 1834
MediumGraphite on paper
Dimensionssupport: 181 x 111 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D26258
Turner Bequest CCLXVIII 87
View this artwork by appointment, at Tate Britain's Prints and Drawings Rooms

Catalogue entry

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 87 Recto:
A Diagram 1834
D26258
Turner Bequest CCLXVIII 87
Pencil on white wove paper, 181 x 111 mm
Inscribed in pencil ‘12’ top right
Inscribed in red ink by John Ruskin ‘87’ top left inverted
Stamped in black ‘CCLXVIII – 87’ top left inverted
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The sketch on this page looks like a diagram, perhaps of something architectural. It has not been linked to anything else in the sketchbook.
Verso:
Blank

Thomas Ardill
January 2011

About this artwork