Joseph Mallord William Turner Study for a Classical Picture c.1812–13

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Artwork details

Title
Study for a Classical Picture
From Woodcock Shooting Sketchbook
Turner Bequest CXXIX
Date c.1812–13
Dimensions Support: 178 x 110 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D09108
Turner Bequest CXXIX 34 a
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Catalogue entry

This is one of a series of studies for classical landscape subjects on an upright format. See notes to folio 20 verso, D09082, the first in the series.

David Hill
October 2008

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