Joseph Mallord William Turner

Inscription by Turner: A Name and Address; with a Sketch of Buildings

c.1806–8

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

View by appointment
Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 92 x 163 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D40650

Catalogue entry

There is a small pencil study of buildings towards the left-hand (outer) edge, made with the page turned vertically. For a transcription of the executors’ endorsement, see the introduction to the sketchbook.

Matthew Imms
November 2012

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