Joseph Mallord William TurnerNancy: the Porte Stanislas 1802

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Artist
Title
Nancy: the Porte Stanislas
From Rhine, Strassburg and Oxford Sketchbook
Turner Bequest LXXVII
Date 1802
MediumGraphite on paper
Dimensionssupport: 154 x 240 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D04747
Turner Bequest LXXVII 12
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Catalogue entry

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 12 Recto:
Nancy: the Porte Stanislas 1802
D04747
Turner Bequest LXXVII 12
Pencil on white wove paper, 154 x 240 mm
Inscribed by Turner in pencil ‘Nancy’ bottom right
Inscribed probably by John Ruskin in red ink ‘12’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘LXXVII – 9’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
For Nancy and the Porte Stanislas, see folio 11 of this sketchbook (D04746).
Verso:
Blank

David Blayney Brown
March 2004

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