Joseph Mallord William Turner

A River Scene

c.1809–11

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 88 × 110 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D07610
Turner Bequest CXI 11 a

Catalogue entry

Continued on folio 12 of the sketchbook (D07611), this sketch is of a fairly broad river with barges and rowing boats, perhaps off a jetty. The location is unidentified.

David Blayney Brown
April 2011

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