Joseph Mallord William Turner

?The Gorge of the River Ceirw

1808

View this artwork by appointment, at Tate Britain's Prints and Drawings Rooms

Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 98 x 162 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D06885
Turner Bequest CIV 23

Catalogue entry

See Introduction to the sketchbook for Turner’s excursion into Wales from Tabley in 1808. This might be the gorge of the River Ceirw near Glyn Diffwys; see note to folio 11 (D06871; Turner Bequest CIV 10).
Verso:
Blank

David Blayney Brown
May 2010

Read full Catalogue entry

Explore

You might like