Joseph Mallord William Turner

View Between Trees and Across Fields Towards the River Severn, with Distant Hills

1791

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite and watercolour on paper
Dimensions
Support: 185 x 263 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D00082
Turner Bequest VI 9

Catalogue entry

Technical notes:
Some smears and blots of blue colour were probably transferred during the 1928 Tate flood.
Verso:
Blank; inscribed by Turner in pencil ‘View of Welch Coast from | Cooks Folly’ top centre; stamped in black ink with Turner Bequest monogram bottom centre.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

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