Joseph Mallord William Turner

Brightling Observatory

c.1810–16

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Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 181 x 228 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D10255
Turner Bequest CXXXVII 37

Catalogue entry

Drawn with the sketchbook inverted and continued on folio 37 verso (D10254; Turner Bequest CXXXVII 36a) for which see catalogue entry.
Verso:
Blank, but with faint smudges or offsets of blue watercolour.

David Blayney Brown
March 2011

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