Joseph Mallord William Turner

The Church of St Jacques, Le Tréport

1845

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 86 x 111 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D35618
Turner Bequest CCCLXI 75

Catalogue entry

As Ian Warrell recognised, Turner shows the medieval Church of St Jacques, high above the harbour at Le Tréport1 (see under folio 55 recto; D35583), looking north-east from the Quai François 1er.

Matthew Imms
September 2016

1
See Warrell 1995, p.35.

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