Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Ruined Building among Mountains

1808

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 226 × 295 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D06832
Turner Bequest CIII 3

Catalogue entry

This sketch is very slight and the location is unidentified. Turner probably drew it during his excursion into North Wales from Tabley (see Introduction to the sketchbook).
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David Blayney Brown
May 2010

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