Joseph Mallord William Turner

Distant view of Masham from the South

1816

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Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 97 x 154 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D10950
Turner Bequest CXLIV 45

Catalogue entry

This sketch records the spire of Masham Church from the south, with the River Ure in the foreground. See folios 26 verso–27 in this sketchbook (D10917–D10918) and the Yorkshire 3 sketchbook (Tate D11397; Turner Bequest CXLVI 18) for other sketches of Masham made on the same visit in 1816.
Verso:
Blank

David Hill
January 2009

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