Joseph Mallord William Turner

Sea and Sky; Figure

c.1835–40

Not on display
Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 86 x 111 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D27475
Turner Bequest CCLXXIX a 62

Catalogue entry

The cursory nature of these figure and seascape sketches is typical of the drawings in this sketchbook. For more information, see the sketchbook Introduction.
Technical notes:
The glue binding the inside back cover to the binding board has seeped into this page, causing a stain.
John Chu
Febraury 2015

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