Joseph Mallord William Turner

Caversham Bridge and Reading, from the North-West; Caversham Church to the Right, with the Road to Wallingford

1805

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 258 x 366 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D05942
Turner Bequest XCV 38

Catalogue entry

This is a right-hand page from the sketchbook. For Caversham views in the sketchbook see D05905; Turner Bequest XCV 1. Like D05905 this is a quite detailed drawing, but Turner has moved on to the Wallingford road beyond St Peter’s Church, which now appears to the right.
Verso:
See D40345.

David Blayney Brown
January 2009

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