Joseph Mallord William Turner

A House (or Mill) in a Valley with Distant Hills

1798

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 135 × 95 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D01520
Turner Bequest XL 33 a

Catalogue entry

This subject is continued on folio 36 recto opposite (D01521; Turner Bequest XL 34). It is one of a sequence of rapidly sketched mountain subjects including folios 31 verso–30 recto and 33 verso–34 recto (D01513–D01514, D01516–D01517; Turner Bequest XL 29a–30, 31a–32), which may record the scenery of the Vale of Usk and the Brecon Beacons.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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