Joseph Mallord William Turner
Study of a Small Tree and Weeds c.1794

Artwork details

Artist
Title
Study of a Small Tree and Weeds
From Marford Mill Sketchbook
Turner Bequest XX
Date c.1794
Medium Graphite on paper
Dimensions Support: 152 x 99 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D00294
Turner Bequest XX 25 a
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Catalogue entry

The sketch is inverted relative to the sketchbook’s foliation. There are slight studies of the branches of trees on folios 12 recto, 13 recto and 24 verso (D40753, D00274, D00292).

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

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