Joseph Mallord William Turner

Inscription by Turner: Financial Notes

c.1830

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Ink on paper
Dimensions
Support: 110 x 68 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D22334
Turner Bequest CCXL 8

Catalogue entry

With the page turned vertically with the gutter at the top, Turner made the following notes in ink:
Consols pay Jan: & July
      10,625 . 5
The note refers to biannual interest payments on Turner’s long-term consolidated annuity (or ‘consol’) investments. For financial notes on adjacent pages, see under folio 1 recto (D22323).
Verso:
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Matthew Imms
August 2013

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