Joseph Mallord William Turner

Inscription by Turner: Names and Addresses

1791

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite and ink on paper
Dimensions
Support: 185 x 263 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D00095
Turner Bequest VI 17

Catalogue entry

The inscriptions are upside down relative to the sketchbook’s foliation. There are brown and grey colour trials and smears.
Technical notes:
A 45 mm strip missing from the outer edge of the leaf has been made up in rebinding.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

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