Joseph Mallord William Turner

Clouds above a Low Horizon

c.1799–1802

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Ink and graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 135 x 210 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D04146
Turner Bequest LXIX 128 a

Catalogue entry

Made with the page turned horizontally, this is one of several sky studies in this book; compare especially folios 106 recto, 113 verso and 128 recto opposite (D04123, D04131, D04147; Turner Bequest LXIX 107, 114v, 129).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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