Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Foot

c.1800–7

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 172 x 119 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D40646

Catalogue entry

Not noticed or described by Finberg, this foot belongs to the standing nude woman seen from behind on folio 45 of the sketchbook (D05219). There is also a slight offset of the whole figure.

David Blayney Brown
November 2004

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