Joseph Mallord William Turner

Figures on a Cliff Road

1795

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Dimensions
Support: 130 x 205 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D00549
Turner Bequest XXV 83 a

Catalogue entry

Inverted relative to the sketchbook’s foliation, this is the same subject as that on folio 82 verso (D00547), more loosely drawn, and with the addition of two figures in a carriage appearing over the brow of the hill.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

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