Joseph Mallord William Turner

Coastal Terrain, ?South of France or Italy

c.1820–30

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 115 x 186 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D25521
Turner Bequest CCLXIII a 6

Catalogue entry

This is one of a large number of sketches on loose sheets of paper depicting hill towns, wooded scenery and rocky coastal terrain, here identified with Turner’s various tours of South of France and Italy. For the grouping and dating of these works, see the section introduction.
Verso:
For the verso of this sheet, see Tate D40312.

John Chu
May 2015

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