Joseph Mallord William Turner

Lake Tiny, Farnley; and a Cloudy Sky

c.1817

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 129 x 205 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D10401
Turner Bequest CXXXIX 38

Catalogue entry

Drawn with the sketchbook inverted, with the view of Lake Tiny continued on folios 37 verso–36 verso (D10400–D10398). See catalogue entry for D10398 for the subject.
The ‘study of sky’ is sketched on the left half of this leaf, enclosed by a vertical line and with the book turned to upright format.

David Blayney Brown
May 2011

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