Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Wooded Landscape with a Canal

c.1807–14

In Tate Britain

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 69 x 112 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D08341
Turner Bequest CXXII 36 a

Catalogue entry

In common with other drawings in this sketchbook (see the Introduction), the setting of this slight sketch of a canal between wooded banks, inverted relative to the foliation, may be in or around the Thames Valley.
Technical notes:
There is some rubbing and offsetting from the drawing on folio 37 recto opposite (D08342).

Matthew Imms
September 2013

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