Joseph Mallord William Turner

Cathedral of Saint-Corentin, Quimper

1826

In Tate Britain

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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
D23052
Turner Bequest CCXLVII 23

Catalogue entry

The sketch of the Cathedral of Saint-Corentin in Quimper continues over onto folio 22 recto opposite (D23051; Turner Bequest CCXLVII 22a). 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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