Joseph Mallord William Turner

Inscription by Turner: Title of Sketchbook

c.1798–9

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Dimensions
Support: 214 × 140 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D40591

Catalogue entry

Finberg also records a lost paper label from the sketchbook’s spine: ‘Turner’s label on back – “35. Academy”’.1

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

1
Finberg 1909, I, p.105.

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