Joseph Mallord William Turner

Burton-on-Trent; the Bridge, with a House Beyond

1808

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 108 x 185 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D07149
Turner Bequest CVI 14

Catalogue entry

The author is grateful to Eric Shanes for his identification of this subject. Turner was probably on his way north-west towards Dovedale, Knutsford and Tabley at the outset of his summer tour in 1808; see Introduction to the sketchbook.
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David Blayney Brown
July 2010

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