Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Male Nude, Half-Kneeling, Seen from Behind

c.1799–1805

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Chalk on paper
Dimensions
Support: 436 x 271 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D04909
Turner Bequest LXXXI 8

Catalogue entry

There are only slight black chalk marks here, at the gutter, continuing from the figure drawing on folio 5 recto opposite (D04910; Turner Bequest LXXXI 9).
Technical notes:
There is some white chalk offsetting from folio 5 recto opposite (D04910; Turner Bequest LXXXI 9).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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