Joseph Mallord William TurnerDistant Fells 1809

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Artist
Title
Distant Fells
From Cockermouth Sketchbook
Turner Bequest CX
Date 1809
MediumGraphite on paper
Dimensionssupport: 116 x 185 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D07550
Turner Bequest CX 12
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Catalogue entry

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 12 Recto:
Distant Fells 1809
D07550
Turner Bequest CX 12
Pencil on white laid paper, 116 x 185 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘12’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘CX 12’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The location drawn in this very slight outline is unidentified.
Verso:
Blank

David Blayney Brown
August 2009

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