Joseph Mallord William Turner

Ben Cruachan seen across Loch Awe from Cladich

1801

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 184 × 114 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D03006
Turner Bequest LVI 48

Catalogue entry

The subject is continued on folio 49 verso opposite (D03005; Turner Bequest LVI 47a). Compare the panoramic views of Loch Awe on folios 46 verso–47 recto and 48 verso–49 recto (D02999–D03000, D03003–D03004; Turner Bequest LVI 44a–45, 46a–47). Another view of Ben Cruachan is on folio 50 verso (D03007; Turner Bequest LVI 48a).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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