Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Wooded River Bank, Eel Traps in the Water

c.1807

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 92 x 163 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D05979
Turner Bequest XCVI 18

Catalogue entry

The bank in this faint sketch presumably belongs to the Thames, perhaps near Twickenham or Hammersmith. See also folio 19 of the sketchbook (D05980).
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David Blayney Brown
October 2006

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