Joseph Mallord William Turner

?Diagram of a Moulding and a Plan

1796–7

Not on display

Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Gouache, graphite and watercolour on paper
Dimensions
Support: 113 × 93 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D01242
Turner Bequest XXXVII 125

Catalogue entry

The two inscriptions are almost impossible to decipher. Ozias Humphry (1742–1810) was a portrait painter and miniaturist; St Neots (Finberg reads ‘St Noots’) is the name of a town in the former county of Huntingdonshire (now a district of Cambridgeshire), while St Neot [sic] is a village in Cornwall.

Andrew Wilton
September 2012

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