Joseph Mallord William Turner

?Hills near the Coast

1798

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 135 × 95 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D01591
Turner Bequest XL 76 a

Catalogue entry

It is not clear that this very slight sketch, inverted relative to the sketchbook’s foliation, is associated with the equally slight outline on folio 79 recto opposite (D01592; Turner Bequest XL 77), though it may be.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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