Joseph Mallord William Turner

Dow Cave, near Kettlewell, Upper Wharfedale

1816

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 125 x 206 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D11444
Turner Bequest CXLVII 2

Catalogue entry

Here, Turner records the tumbling falls of Caesker Gill to the left, with the entrance to Dow Cave (for which see folio 1 recto, D11442, in this sketchbook) above right.

David Hill
February 2009

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