Joseph Mallord William Turner

Cruachan Arain and Ben A’an, with Ben More from near Tyndrum

1801

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Gouache and graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 343 × 481 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D03396
Turner Bequest LVIII 17

Catalogue entry

As Finberg noted,1 this is based on a drawing in the 1801 Scotch Lakes sketchbook (Tate D03039–D03040; Turner Bequest LVI 64a–65).
1
See Finberg 1909, I, p.155.
Technical notes:
There are gouache smears at the right.
Verso:
Blank

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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