Joseph Mallord William Turner

Wolverhampton: The Upper Part of the Tower of St Peter’s Church

1794

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 111 x 181 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D00230
Turner Bequest XIX 22

Catalogue entry

This drawing is continued from folio 22 recto (D00229; Turner Bequest XIX 21). The upper stages of the tower of St Peter’s were rebuilt in 1475; its total height is 120 feet (37 metres).
Verso:
Blank; stamped in black ink with Turner Bequest monogram.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

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