Joseph Mallord William Turner

Guildford High Street, Looking Towards St Catherine’s Hill

1807

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 118 x 187 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D06572
Turner Bequest C 47 a

Catalogue entry

Drawn with the sketchbook inverted. The subject is certainly Guildford. The roofline of the buildings on the left extends slightly on folio 53 of the sketchbook (D06573; Turner Bequest C 48).

David Blayney Brown
May 2006

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