Joseph Mallord William Turner

Bay of Naples from Capodimonte

1819

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 255 x 403 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D41406

Catalogue entry

Technical notes:
This drawing, not recorded by Finberg.1 Allowing for pages detached from the Naples, Rome C. Studies sketchbook, the leaf was perhaps originally folio 22 (see the concordance in the introduction).

Nicola Moorby
May 2010

1
See A.J. Finberg, A Complete Inventory of the Drawings of the Turner Bequest, London 1909, vol.I, p.556.

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