Joseph Mallord William Turner

Mottistone Mill, Isle of Wight

1795

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Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 264 x 204 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D00446
Turner Bequest XXIV 38

Catalogue entry

Turner’s note on the flyleaf (D41250) indicates that John Landseer commissioned a watercolour of this subject, but no watercolour is known, and the subject was not engraved. The mill has been converted into a private residence.
Verso:
Blank; stamped in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

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