Joseph Mallord William Turner Lichfield Cathedral: Part of the West Front 1794

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Artwork details

Title
Lichfield Cathedral: Part of the West Front
Date 1794
Medium Graphite on paper
Dimensions Support: 280 x 213 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D00363
Turner Bequest XXII J
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Catalogue entry

Other studies of Lichfield Cathedral in this series are Tate D00365 and D00366 (Turner Bequest XXII L, M).
Technical notes:
This is an extremely slight, almost indecipherable sketch, probably having been damaged in the Tate flood of 1928.
Verso:
Blank; stamped in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

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