Joseph Mallord William Turner

The Interior of St Andrew Undershaft, London

1796–7

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Gouache, graphite and watercolour on paper
Dimensions
Support: 113 x 93 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D01169
Turner Bequest XXXVII 52

Catalogue entry

The composition continues across folio 27 recto opposite (D01170; Turner Bequest XXXVII 53). The identification of this City of London church is due to the architectural historian Christopher Wilson. The Baroque altar at the right was removed in the nineteenth century.

Andrew Wilton
September 2012

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