Joseph Mallord William Turner

Gravesend, Kent

c.1832

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 86 x 206 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D27281
Turner Bequest CCLXXIX 1

Catalogue entry

With the sketchbook turned horizontally, filled most of this page with one of several views of the Kentish coast in this volume. For more information, see the sketchbook introduction.
Technical notes:
A section of the bottom of the page is stained brown where the glue used to fixing the pencil holder to the front cover has seeped into the paper.
Verso:
Blank

John Chu
March 2015

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