Joseph Mallord William TurnerView through an Arched Window or Doorway, ?Rome c.1819

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Artist
Title
View through an Arched Window or Doorway, ?Rome
From Remarks (Italy) Sketchbook
Turner Bequest CXCIII
Date c.1819
Dimensionssupport: 115 x 94 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D16859
Turner Bequest CXCIII 88 a
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Catalogue entry

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 89 Verso:
View through an Arched Window or Doorway, ?Rome circa 1819
D16859
Turner Bequest CXCIII 88 a
Pencil on white wove paper, 115 x 94 mm
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This sketch is too rough to be conclusively identified but appears to depict a view seen through an arched window or doorway, probably somewhere in Rome.

Nicola Moorby
March 2011

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