Joseph Mallord William Turner

A House among Trees

c.1806–10

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Chalk and graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 153 × 216 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D05740
Turner Bequest XCII 21

Catalogue entry

The unidentified house bulks large on the right and the ground falls away towards Downs or coastline in the left distance. Similar views follow on folios 26–8 of the sketchbook (D05741–D05743; Turner Bequest 22–4).
Verso:
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David Blayney Brown
April 2010

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