Joseph Mallord William Turner

Study of Branches

c.1794

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

View by appointment
Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 152 × 99 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D00299
Turner Bequest XX 29

Catalogue entry

This is a continuation of a study on the preceding page, which has been torn out (see the introduction to the sketchbook). Compare the outline sketches of branches on folios 12 recto and 13 recto (D40753, D00274); see also folio 24 verso and 25 verso (D00292, D00294).

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

Read full Catalogue entry

Explore

You might like

In the shop