Joseph Mallord William Turner

Cliffs and Sea

1801

In Tate Britain

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Chalk and graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 143 × 103 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D02425
Turner Bequest LII 22

Catalogue entry

This very slight fragment of drawing may be interpreted as a continuation of the sketch on folios 20 verso–21 recto (D02423–D02424), on the analogy of that on folio 16 recto (D02416) and the pages preceding it, though the match in this case is less precise.
Verso:
Blank

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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