Joseph Mallord William Turner

?The Gorge of the River Ceirw

1808

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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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
D06887
Turner Bequest CIV 25

Catalogue entry

See Introduction to the sketchbook for Turner’s excursion into North 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).
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David Blayney Brown
May 2010

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