Joseph Mallord William Turner

Rouen, Normandy

1826

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 115 x 182 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D24100
Turner Bequest CCLV 13 a

Catalogue entry

This sketch depicts a distant view of Rouen as seen from the high ground to the south-east of the city. The drawing continues onto folio 14 recto (D24101; Turner Bequest CCLV 14). Rouen is the main subject of the drawings in this volume.

John Chu
July 2015

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