Joseph Mallord William Turner

Knaresborough

c.1797

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite and watercolour on paper
Dimensions
Support: 203 × 257 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D00900
Turner Bequest XXXIII c

Catalogue entry

With a broad margin all round it, the composition measures approximately 90 x 175 mm; a small watercolour on card of this subject was formerly in the collection of Tom Girtin.
The authorship of this work was questioned by Finberg.1
1
Finberg 1909, I, p.68.
Verso:
Blank

Andrew Wilton
March 2013

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