Joseph Mallord William Turner

?Greenwich from the Thames

c.1805–9

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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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
D06420
Turner Bequest XCIX 36

Catalogue entry

Very slight and faint, this sketch is hard to read but seems to depict shipping and twin buildings beyond; it is perhaps Greenwich as in folio 41 (D06422; Turner Bequest XCIX 37).

David Blayney Brown
March 2009

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