Joseph Mallord William Turner

Continuation of Arthur’s Seat from the South

1831

In Tate Britain

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 59 × 96 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D25653
Turner Bequest CCLXV 6 a

Catalogue entry

The trees depicted on the right half of this page are continued from a sketch of Arthur’s Seat from across Duddingston Loch to the south on folio 7 (D25654). There is another sketch of the hill on folio 19 verso (D25675).

Thomas Ardill
September 2009

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