Joseph Mallord William Turner

An Inn, with Trees

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: 118 x 187 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D06596
Turner Bequest C 61

Catalogue entry

A similar view of a wide road into a village, with an inn sign hanging from a tree, is on folio 67 of the sketchbook (D06597; Turner Bequest C 62). The sketches must have been made on the Portsmouth road, like the other rural scenes in the book.
Verso:
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Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘15’ top left, inverted

David Blayney Brown
May 2006

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