Joseph Mallord William Turner

Landscape with a Tower Seen beyond a Bridge

1798

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 174 x 125 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D01787
Turner Bequest XLII 112

Catalogue entry

The drawing is continued on folio 57 recto opposite (D01788; Turner Bequest XLII 113). The subject may be Tretwr, north-west of Crickhowell, which Turner drew twice in the 1798 Dynevor Castle sketchbook (Tate D01506–D01507, D01510–D01511; Turner Bequest XL 25a–26, 27a–28).

Andrew Wilton
March 2013

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