Joseph Mallord William Turner

Peronne; Market Square, Belfry and Church

1836

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 113 x 190 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D29168
Turner Bequest CCXCIII 70

Catalogue entry

Drawn inverted in relation to the main numbered sequence of subjects in the sketchbook, this sketch was made at Peronne, recording the market square with the belfry and tower of the Church of St Jean le Baptiste. Turner sketched the same site near the other end of the sketchbook (D29045; Turner Bequest CCXCIII 7a).

David Hill
June 2010

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