Joseph Mallord William Turner

Isleworth Mill

1793–4

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Pen and ink and graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 254 x 197 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D00401
Turner Bequest XXIII a

Catalogue entry

Turner had family associations with the Isleworth area and was to live there for a while in the following decade.1
1
See David Hill, Turner on the Thames: River Journeys in the Year 1805, New Haven and London 1993.
Technical notes:
The sheet, evidently from an account book or ledger, has been folded in half, with only the upper half drawn on.
Verso:
Blank; ruled in red ink; stamped in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

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