Joseph Mallord William Turner

Boroughbridge from the West

1816

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 97 x 154 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D10923
Turner Bequest CXLIV 30 a

Catalogue entry

This sketch records the view down the River Ure to the bridge, with the tower of Boroughbridge Church at the far right, and in the foreground the navigable branch of the river forking to the left.

David Hill
January 2009

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