Joseph Mallord William Turner?Trees c.1806-10

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Artwork details

Artist
Title
?Trees
From Sussex Sketchbook
Turner Bequest XCII
Date c.1806-10
MediumChalk and graphite on paper
Dimensionssupport: 153 x 216 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D05729
Turner Bequest XCII 10 a
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Catalogue entry

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 16 Verso:
?Trees circa 1806–10
D05729
Turner Bequest XCII 10a
Pencil on cream wove paper, prepared with a buff wash, 153 x 216 mm
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This a very slight outline, seemingly of trees. There is a sooty deposit along the right edge of the paper, and see note to the recto (D05728; Turner Bequest XCII 10) for past creasing and flattening of the paper.

David Blayney Brown
April 2010

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