Joseph Mallord William Turner

Carreg Cennan from the North

1798

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 135 x 95 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D01536
Turner Bequest XL 43 a

Catalogue entry

Inverted relative to the sketchbook’s foliation, the subject is continued on folio 46 recto (D01537; Turner Bequest XL 44). This is one of three drawings of Carreg Cennen in this sketchbook; see also folios 39 verso–40 recto and 41 verso–42 recto (D01526–D01527, D01529–D01530; Turner Bequest XL 37a–38, 39a–40).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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