Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Standing Male Nude, Seen from the Side

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
D04912
Turner Bequest LXXXI 11

Catalogue entry

This is one of three academy studies in this book where the nude in drawn in white chalk alone. The others are on folios 7 recto and 11 recto (D04914, D04922; Turner Bequest LXXXI 13, 21).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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