Joseph Mallord William Turner

The Thames with Walton Bridge in the Distance

1805

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Dimensions
Support: 182 × 117 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D06204
Turner Bequest XCVIII 17 a

Catalogue entry

Drawn with the sketchbook upright, but continued on folio 18 (D06205). Identifying the subject, Hill compares this double-spread drawing to one in the contemporary Studies for Pictures: Isleworth sketchbook (Tate D05552; Turner Bequest XC 40).

David Blayney Brown
July 2008

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