Joseph Mallord William Turner

Colour Trials

?1791–2

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Watercolour on paper
Dimensions
Support: 207 x 301 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D40229

Catalogue entry

Blue and green colour trials, not mentioned by Finberg in his 1909 Turner Bequest catalogue entry for the recto (D00186; Turner Bequest XVII K).1

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

1
See A.J. Finberg, A Complete Inventory of the Drawings of the Turner Bequest, London 1909, vol.I, p.22.

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