Joseph Mallord William Turner

Figures Marching in a Procession

1802

Not on display
Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite and watercolour on paper
Dimensions
Support: 198 x 163 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D04804
Turner Bequest LXXVIII 7

Catalogue entry

For the religious procession of which six figures are drawn here, see especially folio 5 of this sketchbook (D04802), and also folios 6 and 8 (D04803, D04805). Here and in folio 8, figures are carrying banners. Only two are coloured, indicating black vestments.
Verso:
Blank

David Blayney Brown
May 2003

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