Joseph Mallord William Turner

Cathedral of Saint-Corentin, Quimper

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: 105 × 167 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D23051
Turner Bequest CCXLVII 22 a

Catalogue entry

The partial sketch at the bottom of this page continues on from the depiction of the Cathedral of Saint-Corentin in Quimper on folio 23 recto opposite (D23052; Turner Bequest CCXLVII 23). This volume is scattered with depictions of this Brittany city, a list of which is included in the sketchbook introduction.

John Chu
September 2015

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