Joseph Mallord William Turner

Plompton Rocks from the West

1816

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 97 x 154 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D10874
Turner Bequest CXLIV 4

Catalogue entry

This is the continuation to the right of the panorama begun on folio 3 verso (D10873), opposite. Almost exactly the same view is recorded towards the right side of a sketch made in 1797 (Tate D02392; Turner Bequest LI Y).
For Plompton Rocks in this sketchbook see folio 3 verso (D10873).

David Hill
January 2009

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