Joseph Mallord William TurnerA Seated Male Nude Leaning Forward c.1796

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Title
A Seated Male Nude Leaning Forward
Date c.1796
MediumChalk on paper
Dimensionssupport: 514 x 349 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D40234
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Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
A Seated Male Nude Leaning Forward c.1796
D40234
Black chalk on laid blue wrapping paper, 514 x 349 mm
Watermark ‘6’ or ‘9’
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
There is an offset of this drawing on Tate D00055 (Turner Bequest V B). The recto is Tate D00202 (Turner Bequest XVIII G).

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

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