Joseph Mallord William TurnerStudy for 'England: Richmond Hill, on the Prince Regent's Birthday' c.1815-18

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Artist
Title
Study for 'England: Richmond Hill, on the Prince Regent's Birthday'
From Hints River Sketchbook
Turner Bequest CXLI
Date c.1815-18
MediumGraphite on paper
Dimensionssupport: 88 x 114 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D10603
Turner Bequest CXLI 11 a
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Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 11 Verso:
Study for ‘England: Richmond Hill, on the Prince Regent’s Birthday’ circa 1815–18
D10603
Turner Bequest CXLI 11a
Pencil on white wove paper, 88 x 114 mm
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Continued on folio 12 (D10604), this is one of three variant studies for England: Richmond Hill, on the Prince Regent’s Birthday (Tate N00502)1 exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1819; see notes to folio 10 verso (D10601) for background.

David Blayney Brown
July 2011

1
Butlin and Joll 1984, pp.106–7 no.140 (pl.145).

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