Joseph Mallord William Turner

Colour Trials

1792

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Watercolour on paper
Dimensions
None
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D41453
Turner Bequest IX B v

Catalogue entry

These paint trials are not mentioned under Finberg’s 1909 Turner Bequest catalogue entry for the recto (D00122; Turner Bequest IX B).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.13.

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