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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Watercolour on paper
Dimensions
Support: 185 x 263 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D40735

Catalogue entry

This is a slight sketch, not mentioned in Finberg’s 1909 Turner Bequest catalogue.1 There are also grey wash and colour trials, with partial offsetting from watercolour on the opposite page (D00086), due to flooding.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

1
See A.J. Finberg, A Complete Inventory of the Drawings of the Turner Bequest, London 1909, vol.I, p.9.

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