Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Group of Plants, ?including Bracken

1799

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 130 x 79 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D02031
Turner Bequest XLVI 24 a

Catalogue entry

Finberg suggests that this and folio 25 recto opposite (D02032) form a single subject,1 but they are in fact two separate studies, this one to be read vertically, and the other from the fore-edge side.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

1
Finberg 1909, I, p.115 with the two entries bracketed to one title.

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