Joseph Mallord William Turner Study for an Historical Subject: A Town with Towers and a Bridge, in a Thunder Storm, Perhaps for ‘The Destruction of Sodom’ or Possibly ‘Hero and Leander’ c.1799–1805

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Title
Study for an Historical Subject: A Town with Towers and a Bridge, in a Thunder Storm, Perhaps for ‘The Destruction of Sodom’ or Possibly ‘Hero and Leander’
From Calais Pier Sketchbook
Turner Bequest LXXXI
Date c.1799–1805
Medium Chalk on paper
Dimensions Support: 433 x 272 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D05012
Turner Bequest LXXXI 110
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