Joseph Mallord William Turner

Banks of the River Thames

c.1808

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 76 x 115 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D06789
Turner Bequest CII 35 a

Catalogue entry

These two strips of Thames riverbank, drawn with the sketchbook inverted, continue on folio 36 (D06790). Rural and wooded, they are presumably to the west of London.

David Blayney Brown
March 2007

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