Joseph Mallord William Turner

Ruins and Walls by a River

1808

View this artwork by appointment, at Tate Britain's Prints and Drawings Rooms

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
D07229
Turner Bequest CVI 76 a

Catalogue entry

Drawn with the sketchbook inverted. See note to folio 75 verso (D07221; Turner Bequest CVI 72a), probably showing the same building. The subject extends very slightly to the left on folio 80 (D07230).

David Blayney Brown
July 2010

Read full Catalogue entry

Explore

You might like