Joseph Mallord William Turner

Figures; Hills with Windmills, and a River and Boats in the Foreground; Stettin: The Castle and St James’s Church from the North; Coast or River Landscapes with Figures in a Boat

1835

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 162 × 89 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D31099
Turner Bequest CCCVII 40 a

Catalogue entry

A view of Stettin is at centre, rendered with the sketchbook turned upside down. Below it is a hilly landscape with windmills, a river and boats in the foreground. Figures are recorded at rear, annotated with various inscriptions including ‘[?5]’ and ‘Black H[at]’. Above the view of Stettin is a coastal or river landscape.

Alice Rylance-Watson
May 2015

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