Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Nude Woman Reclining, Seen from Behind

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 x 119 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D05209
Turner Bequest LXXXIV 36

Catalogue entry

The model’s feet are extended on to folio 34 verso of the sketchbook (D40644).
Verso:
Blank, save for a slight offset of the female nude on folio 36 (D05210).

David Blayney Brown
November 2004

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