Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Cloudy Sky

c.1823–4

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Watercolour on paper
Dimensions
Support: 98 x 162 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D17880
Turner Bequest CCV 25

Catalogue entry

This evocation of stormy clouds is one of a sequence of fourteen monochrome, tonal studies of landscapes and skies running from about the middle of the sketchbook onwards; for the others and further discussion, see the Introduction.
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Matthew Imms
December 2014

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