Joseph Mallord William Turner

Figures on a River Bank

c.1815–18

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 88 x 114 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D10627
Turner Bequest CXLI 25 a

Catalogue entry

Continued on folio 26 of the sketchbook (D10628) this quick sketch seems to show figures and boats at the side of a river. In the context of the sketchbook this is likely to be another Richmond subject.

David Blayney Brown
July 2011

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