Joseph Mallord William Turner

View on a River, with Boats and Distant Buildings

1796–7

Not on display

Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Gouache, graphite and watercolour on paper
Dimensions
Support: 113 × 93 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D01198
Turner Bequest XXXVII 81

Catalogue entry

Inverted relative to the sketchbook’s foliation, the composition continues across folio 39 verso opposite (D01197; Turner Bequest XXXVII 80), under which the subject is discussed.

Andrew Wilton
September 2012

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