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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 213 x 275 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D40547

Catalogue entry

This small sketch and the adjacent pencil trials are not mentioned under Finberg’s 1909 Turner Bequest catalogue entry for the recto (D00179; Turner Bequest XVII D).1

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

1
See A.J. Finberg, A Complete Inventory of the Drawings of the Turner Bequest, London 1909, vol.I, p.21.

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