Joseph Mallord William Turner

Three Sketches at Stratford-upon-Avon

1833

Not on display

Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 113 x 190 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D29207
Turner Bequest CCXCIII 89 a

Catalogue entry

See Introduction to the sketchbook for the presence of a small run of sketches at Stratford-upon-Avon dating from 1833. Three appear here:
i. (main sketch, inverted in relation to the main numbered sequence of subjects in the book) Holy Trinity Church seen over the bridge, continued to the right to include the Guild Chapel on the opposite page (D29208; Turner Bequest CCXCIII 90).
ii. (right, drawn with the page upright) Holy Trinity Church and the Guild Chapel seen over the river.
iii. The town from the river, the continuation of (ii) to the right.

David Hill
June 2010

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