Joseph Mallord William Turner

Wycliffe, near Rokeby, with a Passing Cart

1816

In Tate Britain

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 125 x 206 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D11484
Turner Bequest CXLVII 27

Catalogue entry

This is the continuation to the right of the sketch of Wycliffe on folio 26 recto (D11482; see catalogue notes for Wycliffe and Wycliffe Hall), here recording part of Wycliffe village, and a cart passing on the lane. The present writer has dated Turner’s sketches in the Wycliffe area to Thursday 1 August 1816.
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David Hill
February 2009

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