Joseph Mallord William Turner

Study for a Picture of Hannibal Crossing the Alps

c.1799–1805

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Chalk on paper
Dimensions
Support: 436 x 271 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D04939
Turner Bequest LXXXI 38

Catalogue entry

Inverted relative to the sketchbook’s foliation, the subject is continued on folio 20 recto opposite (D04940; Turner Bequest LXXXI 39), under which the subject is discussed.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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