Joseph Mallord William Turner

Clouds over a Broad Landscape

c.1799

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 79 × 130 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D01998
Turner Bequest XLVI 4 a

Catalogue entry

This sketch was made with the page turned horizontally. Compare the equally slight studies of clouds on folios 2 verso, 3 recto, and 5 recto and verso (D01995, D01996, D01999, D02000).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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