Joseph Mallord William Turner

Glyder Fawr and Y Garn from Nant Ffrancon

1799

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 79 x 130 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D02028
Turner Bequest XLVI 22 a

Catalogue entry

As Turner’s inscription ‘1’ indicates, this drawing, made with the page turned horizontally, is a continuation of the panorama noted on the recto (‘3’) and folio 23 recto (‘2’) opposite (D02027, D02029). The identification has been confirmed by artist Jeremy Yates.1

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

1
Personal communication.

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