Joseph Mallord William Turner Composition Study for the ‘Parting of Hero and Leander’ c.1799–1805

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Title
Composition Study for the ‘Parting of Hero and Leander’
From Calais Pier Sketchbook
Turner Bequest LXXXI
Date c.1799–1805
Medium Chalk on paper
Dimensions Support: 433 x 272 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D04959
Turner Bequest LXXXI 57
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