Joseph Mallord William Turner

The River Thames, with a Rainbow

c.1806–14

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 107 × 180 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D06662
Turner Bequest CI 40

Catalogue entry

A detail of sky possibly related to if not part of this is on folio 39 verso of the sketchbook (D06661). Turner’s notations indicate the colours of the rainbow.
Verso:
Blank

David Blayney Brown
December 2006

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