Joseph Mallord William Turner

Grisedale Bridge over Goldrill Beck looking South

1797

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Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 274 x 370 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D01048
Turner Bequest XXXV 46

Catalogue entry

Drawn with the page turned horizontally, this is a view at Borrowdale, looking upstream towards Hartsop Dodd with Grisedale Bridge over the Goldrill Beck in the foreground. A view of the bridge from the opposite side is on the following leaf, folio 61 recto (D01081; Turner Bequest XXXV 79).
Verso:
Blank; stamped in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram; inscribed by John Ruskin in brown ink ‘102’ (circled); ?in a later hand in blue crayon ‘14’; and by A.J. Finberg in pencil ‘41.46’.

Andrew Wilton
August 2010

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