Joseph Mallord William Turner

Inscription by Turner: A Note Concerning Artists’ Materials

1801

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Dimensions
Support: 158 × 98 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D40807

Catalogue entry

The page is blank, except for Turner’s inscription ‘Not sent’, subsequently scored through, which qualifies ‘Large Varnish Brush’ in the list of artist’s materials and prices dated 19 March 1801 on folio 6 recto opposite (D03741).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

Revised by Matthew Imms
April 2015

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