Joseph Mallord William Turner

The Thames at Kew with Kew Bridge

1805

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Pen and ink on paper
Dimensions
Support: 150 x 258 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D05498
Turner Bequest XC 6 a

Catalogue entry

Although very slight and difficult to make out, this is perhaps a sketch of a view similar to those on folios 7, 8 verso, 9, 9 verso and 11 of the sketchbook (D05499, D05501, D05502, D05503, D05505), depicting Kew Palace and Bridge.

David Blayney Brown
August 2007

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