Joseph Mallord William Turner

?Chulmleigh Bridge over the Little Dart River, with St Mary Magdalene’s Church in the Distance

1814

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Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 90 x 152 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D09546
Turner Bequest CXXXII 62

Catalogue entry

The tentative identification of this slight sketch follows on from that of folio 61 recto (D09545). If it is correct, Chulmleigh Bridge is shown in the valley of the Little Dart, with the tower of St Mary Magdalene’s Church in Chulmleigh on the hill to the north-west.
Technical notes:
There is some staining up the right-hand edge of the page.
Verso:
Blank

Matthew Imms
June 2014

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