Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Road through a Wood

1798

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite and watercolour on paper
Dimensions
Support: 95 x 135 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D01628
Turner Bequest XL 96

Catalogue entry

This is lower half of a double-page vertical composition, worked up in watercolour, which was removed for exhibition and has remained separate from the sketchbook. The other half is Tate D01627 (Turner Bequest XL 95), under which the subject is discussed.
The verso is D41452.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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