Joseph Mallord William Turner

Study of a Group of Three Trees; ?a Falling Figure

c.1789

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 160 x 249 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D00015
Turner Bequest II 5

Catalogue entry

There is another tree study on folio 8 recto (D00019). The figure, the faint outline of which is difficult to interpret, may be related to that of an ascending putto on folio 17 verso (D00032), and to other slight figure studies in this book.
Verso:
Blank; stamped in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

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