Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Fairground Stall with Figures and Banners

?1794

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Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 110 x 137 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D00383
Turner Bequest XXIII I

Catalogue entry

This and Tate D00380 (Turner Bequest XXIII F) may relate to Turner’s finished watercolour of Woolverhampton, Staffordshire, exhibited in 1796 (Wolverhampton Art Gallery and Museum).1
1
Andrew Wilton, J.M.W. Turner: His Life and Work, Fribourg 1979, p.315 no.139, pl.23 (colour).
Verso:
Blank; stamped in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

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