Joseph Mallord William Turner

Plans for a Picture Gallery

c.1818–22

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 108 x 185 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D07050
Turner Bequest CV 46

Catalogue entry

These plans are to be associated with Turner’s plans for his own gallery, along with other drawings and diagrams in the sketchbook; see Introduction for Turner’s new gallery behind his house in Queen Anne Street West, opened in 1822.
Verso:
Blank

David Blayney Brown
June 2010

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