Joseph Mallord William Turner

Part of a View of the Vestibolo Quadrato in the Vatican Museums

1819

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 101 x 161 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D15173
Turner Bequest CLXXX 35 a

Catalogue entry

This page contains a slight continuation of a view in the Museo Pio-Clementino, from the opposite sheet of the double-page spread, see folio 37 (D15174; Turner Bequest CLXXX 36). The drawing depicts the top of a doorway within the Vestibolo Quadrato.

Nicola Moorby
November 2009

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