Joseph Mallord William Turner

Trees above Lake Nemi

1819

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Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 122 x 197 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D15564
Turner Bequest CLXXXIV 5 a

Catalogue entry

This page contains sections of two landscape drawings of Lake Nemi. On the right-hand side is part of the composition from folio 6 (D15565), whilst on the left is part of the composition from the following sheet, folio 6 verso (D15566). Turner has folded the page back in order to extend the sketch onto the underlying leaf.

Nicola Moorby
April 2010

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