Joseph Mallord William Turner

The River Derwent Flowing beneath High Cliffs

1794

Not on display

Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 111 x 181 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D00225
Turner Bequest XIX 17 a

Catalogue entry

Finberg records an inscription ‘View on R. Derwent’, but this is not visible. He proposed that the view of a river bank on folio 15 recto (D00221) also shows the Derwent.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

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