Joseph Mallord William Turner

Studies of a Wall Monument: Seated Figures on either side of a Cartouche; Armorial Bearings; a Coat of Arms and Floral Ornament

1798

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 181 x 152 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D01889
Turner Bequest XLIV M

Catalogue entry

Turner may have seen this monument in the little church he drew on a separate card (Tate D01888; Turner Bequest XLIV L).
Verso:
Blank; stamped in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram.

Andrew Wilton
March 2013

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