Joseph Mallord William Turner

Five Strips of Thames Coast-Line: Sheppey, Minster, Sheerness and Entrance of the River Medway, Kent Side; and Entrance of the Thames, Essex Side

c.1805–9

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 115 x 190 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D06459
Turner Bequest XCIX 59

Catalogue entry

Drawn with the sketchbook inverted. There is a sketch of Minster Abbey on folio 69 verso (D06472).

David Blayney Brown
March 2009

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