Joseph Mallord William TurnerFoliage c.1807

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Artist
Title
Foliage
From River Sketchbook
Turner Bequest XCVI
Date c.1807
MediumGraphite on paper
Dimensionssupport: 92 x 163 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D05991
Turner Bequest XCVI 27 v
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Catalogue entry

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 27 Verso:
Foliage circa 1807
D05991
Pencil on white laid paper, 92 x 163 mm
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Not noticed by Finberg, this seems to be a slight extension of foliage from the trees at Laleham drawn on folio 28 (D05992).

David Blayney Brown
October 2006

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