Joseph Mallord William Turner

Study for a Composition of the Deluge

c.1802–5

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Chalk on paper
Dimensions
Support: 436 x 271 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D05023
Turner Bequest LXXXI 121

Catalogue entry

Inverted relative to the sketchbook’s foliation, this is a continuation of the drawing on folio 61 verso opposite (D05022; Turner Bequest LXXXI 120) under which the subject is discussed.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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