Joseph Mallord William Turner
Bayeux 1826

Artwork details

Date 1826
Medium Graphite on paper
Dimensions Support: 123 x 98 mm
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Turner Bequest CCLI 34
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Exhibition catalogue text

Catalogue entry from Turner on the Loire

6 Views of Bayeux 1826 (fig.11)
Rouen, Le Havre, Caen, Bayeux and Isigny sketchbook
Pencil page size: 98 x 123 (3 7/8 x 4 7/8) [tipped into a new binding]
Inscribed: 'Take all you Like Home with You all Normandy'
LIT: Finberg 1909, II, pp.762-3, as '1830*'; Paris 1981, pp.309-17 figs.600-627, where dated '1830*'; Alfrey in Paris 1983, p.37 note 14
TB CCLI ff.33 verso, 34; D23522, D23523

Published in:
Ian Warrell, Turner on the Loire, exhibition catalogue, Tate Gallery, London 1997, p.215 no.6, reproduced p.30

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