Joseph Mallord William Turner

Buildings on Hill ?in Northern France

1824

In Tate Britain

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 78 × 118 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D19584
Turner Bequest CCXVI 17

Catalogue entry

Rendered in swift summary line, Turner records the profile of a headland, with a town and its windmill built atop it.

Alice Rylance-Watson
February 2014

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