Joseph Mallord William Turner

Study of Sky

1839

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 100 × 156 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D28647
Turner Bequest CCXCI 62

Catalogue entry

With fluid and gestural handling, Turner has made a quick pencil study of a sky. A similar sketch is found on Tate D28631; Turner Bequest CCXCI 48 a.
Verso:
Blank.

Alice Rylance-Watson
August 2013

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