Joseph Mallord William Turner

The River Calder, Whalley Bridge and Village

1808

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

View by appointment
Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 226 × 295 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D06836
Turner Bequest CIII 7

Catalogue entry

This is an extension of the subject on folio 15 (D06835; Turner Bequest CIII 6). For Turner’s visit to Whalley in 1808 and his drawings of the bridge over the River Calder and the ruins of Whalley Abbey, see Introduction to the sketchbook.
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David Blayney Brown
May 2010

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