Joseph Mallord William Turner

Scenes on Coast ?near Happisburgh

c.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: 118 × 115 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D18235
Turner Bequest CCIX 40 a

Catalogue entry

Rendered with agile line, this series of sketches depicts the coastline, beaches and headlands in East Anglia, possibly near Happisburgh (see Tate D18229–D182232; Turner Bequest CCIX 37a–39).

Alice Rylance-Watson
January 2015

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