Joseph Mallord William Turner

Studies of the Branch of a Tree, and of a Figure Lying on the Ground

c.1794

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 99 x 152 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D00302
Turner Bequest XX 30 a

Catalogue entry

The two images on this page are probably not connected; compare the study on folio 31 recto (D00303). Compare the outline sketches of branches on folios 12 recto and 13 recto (D40753, D00274); see also folios 24 verso and 25 verso (D00292, D00294).

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

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