Joseph Mallord William Turner

Inscription by Turner: Subjects and Names

c.1797

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 370 x 274 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D40550

Catalogue entry

Not mentioned by Finberg,1 this is a wash-line mount, possibly for a drawing that has been removed. For Ambleside Mill, see folio 66 recto (D01053; Turner Bequest XXXV 51), and for Durham and Hoppner, folio 20 recto (D01018; Turner Bequest XXXV 15).

Andrew Wilton
August 2010

1
See A.J. Finberg, A Complete Inventory of the Drawings of the Turner Bequest, London 1909, vol.I, p.74.

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