J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Group of Figures 1802

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 16 Recto:
Group of Figures 1802
Turner Bequest LXXVIII 16
Pencil on white laid paper, 198 x 163 mm
Stamped in black ‘LXXVIII 16’ bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This pencil sketch of five figures is the most perfunctory in the sketchbook.

David Blayney Brown
June 2003

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘Group of Figures 1802 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, June 2003, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, December 2012, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-group-of-figures-r1133518, accessed 19 June 2024.