Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Wooded Cliff with a Building among Trees

1798–9

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 174 × 125 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D01756
Turner Bequest XLII 81

Catalogue entry

Inverted relative to the sketchbook’s foliation, this is a continuation of the drawing on folio 40 verso opposite (D01755; Turner Bequest XLI 80). It is a very slight sketch which is difficult to interpret.

Andrew Wilton
March 2013

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