Joseph Mallord William Turner

Two Groups of Figures

1822–3

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 257 x 178 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D41403

Catalogue entry

With the sketchbook turned upside down relative to the foliation, Turner has roughly sketched in two groups of figures in reclining and upright postures on the paper pastedown.

Alice Rylance-Watson
March 2013

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