Joseph Mallord William Turner

St Leonard Church, Walton-le-Dale, Lancashire

1831

Not on display

Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 114 x 187 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D25782
Turner Bequest CCLXVI 11

Catalogue entry

Continued from folio 10 verso (D25781) is a view of Preston from the banks of the River Ribble at Walton-le-Dale. The river flows in the foreground towards Walton Bridge, and the composition is framed at the right by trees and foliage. See folio 8 verso (D25777) for references to other sketches of the view.

Thomas Ardill
September 2009

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