Joseph Mallord William Turner

Studies of Plants, and a Dog Asleep

c.1799–1800

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

Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Dimensions
Support: 83 x 166 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D03837
Turner Bequest LXVI 5

Catalogue entry

The drawings were made with the page turned horizontally. Other plant studies are on folios 5 recto (D03836; Turner Bequest LXVI 4) and 98 verso (D03935).
Verso:
Blank; inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘213’ (deleted), and ‘1162’.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

Read full Catalogue entry

Explore