Joseph Mallord William Turner

Aldborough from the River Ure near Boroughbridge

1816

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 97 x 154 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D10924
Turner Bequest CXLIV 31

Catalogue entry

This sketch is taken by the River Ure not far downstream of the bridge at Boroughbridge, looking across a field of ‘corn’, towards the tower of Aldborough Church in the distance.

David Hill
January 2009

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