Joseph Mallord William Turner

Bonsecours, Normandy

1826

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 115 × 182 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D24091
Turner Bequest CCLV 9

Catalogue entry

This sketch depicts the settlement of Bonsecours on the banks of the River Seine in Normandy. It is situated on the high ground to the south-east of Rouen, which is the main subject of the drawings in this volume.

John Chu
July 2015

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