Joseph Mallord William Turner

Nantes, Brittany

1826

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 167 × 105 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D23071
Turner Bequest CCXLVII 33 a

Catalogue entry

Turner filled the upper part of this page with loose sketches of the facades of the Bourse and the Théâtre Graslinat Nantes. The pages of this volume feature many depictions of this city, a list of which is included in the sketchbook introduction.

John Chu
September 2015

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