Joseph Mallord William Turner

Wild Plants

c.1807

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Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 92 x 163 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D05961
Turner Bequest XCVI 1

Catalogue entry

These seem to be summer field or hedgerow weeds including dock and cow parsley. Another, closer study of wild plants is on folio 2 of this sketchbook (D05962).
Verso:
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David Blayney Brown
October 2006

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