Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Watermill beyond a Footbridge

1797–8

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 209 x 268 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D02369
Turner Bequest LI B

Catalogue entry

The subject is unidentified. For the dating of this drawing and contemporary views in the Oxford area, see under Tate D02358 (Turner Bequest L Q). There is another drawing on the verso (D40264).
Technical notes:
The sheet has been folded vertically down the centre. It is one of a sequence of sixteen Yorkshire and other subjects included in the present subsection which were executed on uniform sheets of paper, as discussed and listed in the Introduction.

Andrew Wilton
January 2013

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