Joseph Mallord William Turner

Trees with a Winding River Beyond, Perhaps between Exeter and Bickleigh

1814

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 110 × 178 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D09763
Turner Bequest CXXXIII 70

Catalogue entry

The view is currently unidentified, but falls between studies of Exeter on folio 66 recto (D09756) and Bickleigh, in the Exe Valley to the north on folio 71 recto (D09764). Turner’s inscription perhaps indicates a tradesman with an animal encountered on his journey.
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Matthew Imms
July 2014

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