Joseph Mallord William Turner

Gravesend, with St George’s Church

c.1805–9

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 115 x 190 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D06431
Turner Bequest XCIX 43 a

Catalogue entry

Drawn with the sketchbook inverted. This time identified by Turner, this is a similar view, including the church, to that on folio 46 verso (D06429; Turner Bequest XCIX 42a).
A separate sketch at upper left, perhaps of figures or boats, is hard to interpret.

David Blayney Brown
March 2009

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