Joseph Mallord William Turner Nuneham Courtenay: The House and Park Looking towards Oxford c.1789

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Title
Nuneham Courtenay: The House and Park Looking towards Oxford
From Oxford Sketchbook
Turner Bequest II
Date c.1789
Medium Graphite and watercolour on paper
Dimensions Support: 160 x 249 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D40740
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Catalogue entry

The landscape study is an extension of the drawing on folio 16 recto (D00030). There are colour trials in red, yellow and blue at the lower left. This page is not listed in Finberg’s 1909 Turner Bequest catalogue.1

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

1
See A.J. Finberg, A Complete Inventory of the Drawings of the Turner Bequest, London 1909, vol.I, p.4.

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