Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Stone Bridge with Three Arches in a Wooded Valley, Probably in North Devon

1814

In Tate Britain

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 90 × 152 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D09547
Turner Bequest CXXXII 63

Catalogue entry

This three-arched bridge over a river among trees is presently unidentified, but probably in north Devon from its context in the sketchbook. There appears to be a village with a square church tower in the distance below the hill on the right.
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Matthew Imms
June 2014

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