Joseph Mallord William Turner

?View of Luxembourg from the North

1839

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 101 × 168 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D28288
Turner Bequest CCLXXXVIII 67 a

Catalogue entry

With swift, cursory line, Turner has pictured Luxembourg from a northerly perspective, leaving the majority of the view undeveloped.
Technical notes:
There is staining from the leather overlaps on the back outside cover at the top left and right and bottom left of the page.

Alice Rylance-Watson
May 2013

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