Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Fallen Tree

?1799

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Dimensions
Support: 83 x 166 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D03924
Turner Bequest LXVI 88

Catalogue entry

This slight study was drawn with the page turned horizontally. It is one of four recording broken branches in this book; the others are on folios 87 recto, 89 recto and 90 recto (D03923, D03925, D03926). They may have been made in the grounds at Fonthill, as discussed under D03923.
Verso:
Blank; offset from folio 89 recto opposite (D03925).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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