Joseph Mallord William Turner

The Corwen-Betws-y-Coed Road near Glyn Diffwys

1808

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 98 x 162 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D06874
Turner Bequest CIV 12

Catalogue entry

This subject extends on to folio 12 verso of the sketchbook (D06873). For Turner’s trip into North Wales from Tabley in 1808, see Introduction to the sketchbook, and for drawings in the book of this zig-zagging stretch of toll road, notes to folio 11 (D06871; Turner bequest CIV 10).

David Blayney Brown
May 2010

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