Joseph Mallord William Turner

Malmesbury Cross and Church

1798

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 135 x 95 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D01474
Turner Bequest XL 7 a

Catalogue entry

The subject is continued on folio 8 recto opposite (D01475). A more elaborate drawing of the market cross at Malmesbury is in the contemporary Hereford Court sketchbook (Tate D01255; Turner Bequest XXXVIII 6).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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