Joseph Mallord William Turner

Sketches of a Town

1835

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

View by appointment
Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 118 × 190 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D30656
Turner Bequest CCCIV 13 a

Catalogue entry

These are cursory sketches of an unidentified town. The building with a teardrop-shaped spire appears elsewhere in this book, on Tate D30649; Turner Bequest CCCIV 10. See also Tate D30657; Turner Bequest CCCIV 14.

Alice Rylance-Watson
November 2015

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