Joseph Mallord William Turner

Rochester from the River Medway

c.1805–9

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 115 x 190 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D06449
Turner Bequest XCIX 53 a

Catalogue entry

Drawn with the sketchbook inverted, the subject is continued on folio 58 recto (D06450; Turner Bequest XCIX 54). Rochester Castle is recognisable here.

David Blayney Brown
March 2009

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