Joseph Mallord William Turner

Boulders beside a Stream with a Cottage Beyond, Probably in Devon

1814

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 90 × 152 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D09493
Turner Bequest CXXXII 12

Catalogue entry

The scene is so hemmed in by rocks and trees that there is little to indicate its wider setting, although it is probably the interior of Devon. There is a similar view on folio 13 recto (D09494), which may centre on the largest rock seen on the right here.
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Matthew Imms
June 2014

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