Joseph Mallord William Turner

View along the Avon, with Cook’s Folly on the Right-Hand Bank

1791

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 185 x 263 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D00077
Turner Bequest VI 5 a

Catalogue entry

The drawing is inverted relative to the sketchbook’s foliation. Views taken from Cook’s Folly are on folios 9 recto and 24 recto (D00082, D00107).

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

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