Joseph Mallord William Turner

?Wreckage below a Cliff, with a Lighthouse in the Distance

1827

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Chalk and graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 143 x 192 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D40308

Catalogue entry

Technical notes:
Despite Finberg’s statement that this sheet was unmounted,1 as noted under D20896, the remnants of white mounting paper or tape are evident at the corners on this side.

Matthew Imms
November 2015

1
See ibid.

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