Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Windmill on the Moors near Whitby, with the Abbey in the Distance on the Right

1801

Not on display

Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 112 x 162 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D02475
Turner Bequest LIII 10

Catalogue entry

Made with the page turned horizontally, this drawing appears to have provided the basis for the watercolour study on folio 9 verso opposite (D02474). For other views of Whitby in this sketchbook, see under folio 6 recto (D02469).
Technical notes:
There is slight watercolour offsetting from folio 9 verso opposite (D02474).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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