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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 75 x 118 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D18465
Turner Bequest CCX 86 a

Catalogue entry

Here Turner has swiftly dashed off a sketch of the sky, or possibly a ‘sunrise’ (see D18463; Turner Bequest CCX 85a). The remaining annotations are illegible to this cataloguer.

Alice Rylance-Watson
February 2015

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