Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Group of Gabled Timber-Frame Buildings

1794

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 181 x 111 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D00224
Turner Bequest XIX 17

Catalogue entry

Drawn with the page turned vertically, this is related to the watercolour of Wrexham in the Victoria and Albert Museum, London (1923–1900).1

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

1
Not in Andrew Wilton, J.M.W. Turner: His Life and Work, Fribourg 1979; see James Hamilton, Turner’s Britain, exhibition catalogue, Gas Hall, Birmingham Museums & Art Gallery 2003, pl.23 (colour).

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