Joseph Mallord William Turner

Landscape with a Flock of Sheep Crossing a Bridge, with a Calf, Sheep and Pigs in the Foreground

1801

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 112 x 162 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D02519
Turner Bequest LIII 35

Catalogue entry

The scene is perhaps at Weldon Bridge, near Brinkburn (see folio 34 recto; D02517). Turner would have crossed the River Coquet here on the road north from Morpeth towards Wooler and Berwick.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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