Joseph Mallord William Turner

Houses by a Bridge, with a Tower on a Hill Beyond, Probably in North Devon

1814

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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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
D09577
Turner Bequest CXXXII 89

Catalogue entry

This scene, with houses beyond a stone bridge with at least four arches, and a tower on a distant hill, is presently unidentified, but probably in north Devon from its context in the sketchbook.
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Matthew Imms
June 2014

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