Joseph Mallord William Turner

Bolton Abbey and the River Wharfe, from the East

1816

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 179 x 254 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D09793
Turner Bequest CXXXIV 4

Catalogue entry

The east end of Bolton’s ruined church is seen looking west through the trees on the right, across the River Wharfe in the foreground. For other views of the abbey see under folio 7 recto (D09874; Turner Bequest CXXXIV 73).
Verso:
Blank

Matthew Imms
July 2014

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