Joseph Mallord William Turner
Trees against a Sunset Sky, with Part of Greenwich Hospital Beyond 1796–7

Artwork details

Artist
Title
Trees against a Sunset Sky, with Part of Greenwich Hospital Beyond
From Wilson Sketchbook
Turner Bequest XXXVII
Date 1796–7
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
D01124
Turner Bequest XXXVII 7
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Catalogue entry

The composition continues across folio 3 verso opposite (D01123; Turner Bequest XXXVII 6), under which the subject is discussed.

Andrew Wilton
September 2012

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