Joseph Mallord William Turner, Thomas Girtin

The Promontory of Fino

c.1794–8

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artists
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Thomas Girtin 1775–1802
Medium
Ink wash and watercolour on paper
Dimensions
None
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D36466
Turner Bequest CCCLXXIII 53

Catalogue entry

Compare Beaumont tracing no.27 (after John Robert Cozens, 1752–1797; Yale Center for British Art, New Haven).
Verso:
Blank (laid down); inscribed, probably by Thomas Girtin, in pencil ‘Promontory of Fino’.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

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