Joseph Mallord William Turner

?Rocks and Foliage

1801

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
None
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D41442

Catalogue entry

This slight sketch appears to be the beginning of a landscape with rocks and trees, comparable with the developed ‘Scottish Pencil’ subject on the recto (D03428; Turner Bequest LVIII 49).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

Revised by Matthew Imms
April 2015

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