Joseph Mallord William Turner

Two Composition Studies

c.1799–1805

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Chalk on paper
Dimensions
Support: 436 x 271 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D05047
Turner Bequest LXXXI 145

Catalogue entry

Inverted relative to the sketchbook’s foliation, one of these studies is continued on folio 73 verso opposite (D05046; Turner Bequest LXXXI 144), under which the possible subject is discussed.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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