Joseph Mallord William Turner

Landscape with a Three-Arched Bridge over a River

1796–7

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Gouache, graphite and watercolour on paper
Dimensions
Support: 113 x 93 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D01217
Turner Bequest XXXVII 100

Catalogue entry

Inverted relative to the sketchbook’s foliation, the composition continues across folio 50 recto opposite (D01218; Turner Bequest XXXVII 101); it is presumably a memorandum of a composition by Richard Wilson (?1713–1782).

Andrew Wilton
September 2012

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