Joseph Mallord William Turner

?Petworth Park and Lake

c.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
D07755
Turner Bequest CXII

Catalogue entry

The drawing is limited to about an eighth of the width of the page, being a brief continuation of the composition to its right on folio 1 recto opposite (D07757), under which John Ruskin’s note linking it to Turner’s Liber Studiorum is discussed.
For a transcription of the executors’ endorsement, see the introduction to the sketchbook.

Matthew Imms
November 2012

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