Joseph Mallord William TurnerSomer Hill 1810

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Artist
Title
Somer Hill
From Hastings Sketchbook
Turner Bequest CXI
Date 1810
MediumGraphite on paper
Dimensionssupport: 88 x 110 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D07726
Turner Bequest CXI 85
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Catalogue entry

Folio 85 Recto:
Somer Hill 1810
D07726
Turner Bequest CXI 85
Pencil on white wove paper, 88 x 110 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘85’ top left, inverted
Stamped in black ‘CXI 85’ top left, inverted
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Drawn with the sketchbook inverted and continued on folio 84 verso (D07725), for which see catalogue entry for the subject.

David Blayney Brown
May 2011

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