Joseph Mallord William Turner

Pallien from the Hillside above It

1824

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 78 × 118 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D19731
Turner Bequest CCXVI 91 a

Catalogue entry

This summary sketch, drawn with the sketchbook turned horizontally, shows Pallien and the Church of Saints Simon and Jude (see also Tate D19727, D19730; Turner Bequest CCXVI 89a, 91). A cursory sketch of hillsides is drawn next to this view, orientated in accordance with the foliation.

Alice Rylance-Watson
April 2014

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