Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Group of Buildings, with Trees and a Bridge

c.1807–14

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 69 x 112 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D08285
Turner Bequest CXXII 2 a

Catalogue entry

The present page includes trees and a profile of distant buildings, which are continued on folio 3 recto opposite (D08286). There are various identified and likely subjects along the River Thames in this sketchbook, as discussed in the Introduction.
Technical notes:
There is much offsetting at the top left from the heavy pencil inscription on the opposite page.

Matthew Imms
September 2013

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