Joseph Mallord William Turner

Two Women, Semi-Draped, One Reclining, Another Seated

c.1800–7

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 172 x 119 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D05177
Turner Bequest LXXXIV 9

Catalogue entry

These two sketches are distinct; the predominant one of a reclining woman, her head resting on her left arm, is superimposed over another, slighter sketch of a seated woman seen from the side.
Verso:
Blank

David Blayney Brown
November 2004

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