Joseph Mallord William Turner

Morlaix, Brittany

1826

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 105 x 167 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D23029
Turner Bequest CCXLVII 10 a

Catalogue entry

With the sketchbook turned horizontally, Turner filled this page with a view of the Brittany town of Morlaix seen from the port. Morlaix features on multiple pages in this volume, a list of which is included in the sketchbook introduction.

John Chu
September 2015

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