Joseph Mallord William TurnerA Reach of the Thames, and Two Figures 1805

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Artist
Title
A Reach of the Thames, and Two Figures
Date 1805
MediumPen and ink on paper
Dimensionssupport: 150 x 258 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D40574
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Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Inside Back Cover:
A Reach of the Thames, and Two Figures 1805
D40574
Turner Bequest
Pencil and pen and ink on off-white wove paper, 150 x 258 mm
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The location of this very slight sketch of the river cannot be identified. The two figures are drawn in ink and seem unrelated.

David Blayney Brown
August 2007

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