Joseph Mallord William Turner

Accounts; A Building

1824

Not on display

Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 118 x 78 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D20079
Turner Bequest CCXVI 269 a

Catalogue entry

The majority of this page is taken up with a list of accounts which continue onto the opposite folio (Tate D20080; Turner Bequest CCXVI 270). On this leaf the financial statements are dated between 25 September ‘23’ (probably 1823) and 26 July 1824. They probably represent income or expenditure. The accounts are transcribed thus:
1504             May 21             1824             10
       5                                                           10
       6                                                           10
16887             26 July           1824              10
         8                                                         10
         9                                                         10
  9644             15 July             1824            10
15702             10 June                                 10
3580              25 Sept              23               10
  7153             15 June               24               5
  3408             18 March            24               5
14740              1 March             24               5
                                                                   _____
                                                                     105

There is also a slight sketch of a building, drawn in the space below the accounts.

Alice Rylance-Watson
June 2014

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