Joseph Mallord William Turner

Study of Fairground Tents and a Stall

1794

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
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
D00311
Turner Bequest XX 35 a

Catalogue entry

Inverted relative to the sketchbook’s foliation, this is one of many studies in this book made at a fairground; see folios 9 recto, 11 recto, 14 recto, 15 recto and verso, 16 recto and 20 recto (D00270, D00273, D00275, D00276, D00277, D00278, D00285).

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

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