Joseph Mallord William Turner

Whitby: Looking across the Inner Harbour to the Abbey

1801

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 112 × 162 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D02473
Turner Bequest LIII 9

Catalogue entry

Drawn with the page turned horizontally, this is one of a group of views of Whitby in this sketchbook; see under folio 6 recto (D02469); the viewpoint of this sketch is close to that of folio 8 recto (D02471).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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