Joseph Mallord William Turner

The Torridge Valley from Great Torrington

1814

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 90 x 152 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D09573
Turner Bequest CXXXII 86

Catalogue entry

The valley of the River Torridge is seen to the south-east from the slopes of Great Torrington Common, looking towards the future site of the New Bridge near the Town Mills, the viewpoint for the sketches looking in this direction on folios 80 recto and 81 recto (D09566, D09567). For other views of the town on adjacent pages, see under D09566.
Verso:
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Matthew Imms
June 2014

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