Joseph Mallord William Turner

Notes on Translation &c (Inscriptions by Turner)

c.1815–18

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 88 × 114 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D10613
Turner Bequest CXLI 17

Catalogue entry

Turner’s inscription can only be partly read, as follows: ‘Italian French and English Primer | Pron... 1 Alley and environs E and Italian | 4v. French and Italian 4 Law and What a ... | 1 Ave Maria Lane’. Ave Maria Lane is near Ludgate Hill in the City of London.

David Blayney Brown
July 2011

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