Joseph Mallord William Turner

Dinant, Looking Upstream from the Western River Bank below the Bridge; Version of the Same View

1839

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Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 154 x 94 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D28153
Turner Bequest CCLXXXVII 59 a

Catalogue entry

This view is compositionally similar to one on folio 62 recto of this sketchbook (Tate D28157; Turner Bequest CCLXXXVII 62) and a gouache, pen and ink and watercolour drawing of Dinant on blue paper (Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle-upon-Tyne).1 There is a smaller version of the same view at the top right of the page.

Alice Rylance-Watson
May 2013

1
Andrew Wilton, J.M.W. Turner: His Life and Work, Fribourg 1979, p.421 no.1026.

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