Joseph Mallord William Turner

On the Banks of the River Medway

c.1821

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 112 x 190 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D17473
Turner Bequest CXCIX 70

Catalogue entry

With the page inverted according to the foliation of the sketchbook, here Turner records two views of sweeping riverside topography along the River Medway, as identified by Finberg.1

Maud Whatley
January 2016

1
Finberg 1909, I, p.609.

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