Joseph Mallord William Turner

Distant View of Oxford

1839

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

View by appointment
Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 140 x 235 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D28336
Turner Bequest CCLXXXIX 23 a

Catalogue entry

These slight and undeveloped sketches are two distant views of Oxford taken from the village of North Hinksey, which lies west of the city. See also Tate D28331–D28334, D28337–D283341; Turner Bequest CCLXXXIX 21–22a, 24–26.

Alice Rylance-Watson
August 2013

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