Joseph Mallord William Turner

?Whitby Pier

1801

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 115 x 164 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D02765
Turner Bequest LIV 93

Catalogue entry

Inverted relative to the sketchbook’s foliation, this is a continuation of the drawing on folio 92 verso opposite (D02764). A long sequence of sketches on the Yorkshire coast between Scarborough and Whitby runs between folios 83 verso and 98 verso (D02746–D02776).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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