Joseph Mallord William Turner

Two Sketches of the River Aniene near Rome; One with Ponte Nomentano

1819

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Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 259 x 406 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D40079

Catalogue entry

Technical notes:
This drawing, not recorded by Finberg,1 is the verso of D16129 (Turner Bequest CLXXXVII 41). Long detached from the Naples, Rome C. Studies sketchbook, the sheet was perhaps once folio 41 (see the concordance in the introduction).

Nicola Moorby
February 2011

1
See A.J. Finberg, A Complete Inventory of the Drawings of the Turner Bequest, London 1909, vol.I, p.556.

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