Joseph Mallord William Turner

York Minster: The Interior, Looking towards the Crossing and North Transept from the South Transept

1797

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 370 × 274 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D01076
Turner Bequest XXXV 74

Catalogue entry

This is one of a sequence of five drawings that record the interior of York Minster: one is in the contemporary North of England sketchbook (Tate D00975; Turner Bequest XXXIV 66); the other three are on folios 89 recto, 91 recto and 92 recto (D01075, D01077, D01078; Turner Bequest XXXV 73, 75, 76) in this book.

Andrew Wilton
August 2010

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