Joseph Mallord William Turner

?Fairlight; the Glen and a Windmill on the Hill

c.1806–10

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Chalk and graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 153 x 216 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D05727
Turner Bequest XCII 9

Catalogue entry

This sketch is perhaps near Fairlight, looking through the gap in the Downs towards Hastings and the Channel. There is a windmill on the hill at right and a ship off the coast at left.
There is some sooty deposit along the right margin of the leaf.
Verso:
Blank

David Blayney Brown
April 2010

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