Joseph Mallord William Turner

?View of Lyon

1819

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 114 x 185 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D14061
Turner Bequest CLXXIII 45 a

Catalogue entry

This sketch is extremely slight and too rough to be conclusively identified although similarities to the composition on folio 46 (D14062) suggest that it may depict a view of Lyon.

Nicola Moorby
March 2013

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