Joseph Mallord William Turner

The Gateway to the Flower Garden, Farnley Hall

?1814

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 110 x 178 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D09677
Turner Bequest CXXXIII 6 a

Catalogue entry

This is a sketchier version of the view on folio 5 verso (D09675), apparently made to show the full height of the trees in the background, which are somewhat cramped in the other drawing; see the entry for the latter for further discussion.

Matthew Imms
July 2014

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