Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Foot

c.1800–7

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 172 × 119 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D40647

Catalogue entry

Not noticed or described by Finberg, the foot belongs to the reclining nude woman on folio 48 of the sketchbook (D05222). There is also a slight offset of the whole figure.

David Blayney Brown
November 2004

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