Joseph Mallord William Turner

Houses at Dieppe Harbour

1824

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 78 x 118 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D20006
Turner Bequest CCXVI 232

Catalogue entry

On this page Turner studies the buildings which line the quayside at Dieppe, adding the notes ‘yell’ and the initials ‘Y’ or ‘T’ to record colours in the sky. For other views of Dieppe in this sketchbook see Tate D19959, D19966, D19968–D19996, D19998–D20005, D20007–D20014, D20031–D20033; Turner Bequest CCXVI 205, 209a, 211–227, 228–231a, 232a–236, 244a–245a.

Alice Rylance-Watson
June 2014

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