Joseph Mallord William Turner

Nant Ffrancon with Tryfan and Glyder Vawr

1799

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 79 x 130 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D02029
Turner Bequest XLVI 23

Catalogue entry

Made with the page turned horizontally, this is one of a sequence of sketches noting the panorama of mountains between Nant Peris and Nant Ffrancon: see also folios 22 recto and verso (D02027–D02028).
Verso:
Blank; washed with a pale buff ground.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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