Joseph Mallord William Turner

Craig Cwm Bychan and Llyn Cwellyn from the North-West

1798

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 170 x 266 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D01383
Turner Bequest XXXIX 28

Catalogue entry

With the page turned horizontally, this is a view of the features that appear in the drawing on folio 27 recto (D01382), but from the opposite direction. Other drawings of Llyn Cwellyn are on folios 26 recto and 29 recto (D01381, D01384), and two more are in the contemporary Hereford Court sketchbook (Tate D01330, D01351; Turner Bequest XXXVIII 76, 97).
Verso:
Blank; stamped in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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