Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Traveller on a Wooded Road above an Extensive Landscape

1794–5

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Gouache and watercolour on paper
Dimensions
Support: 179 x 256 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D00691
Turner Bequest XXVIII F

Catalogue entry

This is apparently a paraphrase of one of J.R. Cozens’s (1752–1797) views of the Galeria di Sopra, near Albano, perhaps in particular the drawing now in the National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne. The subject is likely to be imaginary.
Verso:
Blank

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

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