Joseph Mallord William Turner

Hills, Probably on Dartmoor

1814

In Tate Britain

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 90 × 152 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D09502
Turner Bequest CXXXII 20

Catalogue entry

The significance of the shaded features in the left foreground is unclear, but they may be rock outcrops. There are similar landscapes on adjacent pages, and later views in the book are identifiable as on Dartmoor, which may be the subject here; see under folio 8 recto (D09489).
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Matthew Imms
June 2014

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