Joseph Mallord William Turner

Two Views of the Isle of Sheppey; The Swale and Eastchurch

c.1805–9

In Tate Britain

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 115 × 190 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D06505
Turner Bequest XCIX 83

Catalogue entry

Two views of Sheppey, firstly from near the entrance to The Swale, the channel that separates it from the mainland, and secondly from the Thames, looking towards the village of Eastchurch.

David Blayney Brown
March 2009

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