Joseph Mallord William Turner

Notes on Light and Shade (Inscriptions by Turner)

1809

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Dimensions
Support: 107 x 180 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D07773
Turner Bequest CXII 16 v

Catalogue entry

These notes on light and shade in pictures are continued from the recto (D07772), for which see catalogue note for a full transcription and comment.
They occupy the right half of the leaf, which has been folded vertically at the centre.

David Blayney Brown
June 2009

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