Joseph Mallord William Turner

?Axmouth Harbour

1811

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 75 x 117 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D08481
Turner Bequest CXXIII 59

Catalogue entry

The view may be of the Axe Estuary, looking east from Axmouth towards Seaton, although the lack of prominent landmarks makes this uncertain. There is a confirmed view of the site on folio 59 verso (D08476; CXXIII 56c).
Verso:
Blank

Matthew Imms
June 2011

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