Joseph Mallord William Turner

The Surrey Bank of the River Thames at Richmond

1805

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 257 x 372 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D05932
Turner Bequest XCV 28

Catalogue entry

This was a left-hand page from the sketchbook, and has watercolour down the edge of the gutter at right from the subject that originally faced it. As pointed out by Hill, the sketch is a detail of the riverside houses seen in Tate D D05928; Turner Bequest XCV 24, also from this sketchbook.
Verso:
Blank. Laid down.

David Blayney Brown
February 2009

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