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Drawing - Portrait-sketch of J. M. W. Turner, R. A.
  • Portrait-sketch of J. M. W. Turner, R. A.
    Richard Dighton, born 1785 - died 1880
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Portrait-sketch of J. M. W. Turner, R. A.

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1827 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Richard Dighton, born 1785 - died 1880 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Messrs. P. & D. Colnaghi, Ltd

  • Museum number:

    E.226-1946

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case PD, shelf 178, box A

Physical description

Watercolour portrait-sketch of J. M. W. Turner in full-length profile, wearing a long dark brown coat and top hat, holding an umbrella under his arm.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

1827 (made)

Artist/maker

Richard Dighton, born 1785 - died 1880 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour

Dimensions

Height: 9.75 in, Width: 2.75 in

Descriptive line

Watercolour portrait-sketch of J. M. W. Turner, R. A., in full-length profile, probably by Richard Dighton. Great Britain, 1827.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Engraving Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1946. London: Published under the Authority of the Ministry of Education, 1949.

Materials

Material

Techniques

Watercolour; Technique

Subjects depicted

Top hat; Portrait; Umbrella

Categories

Drawings; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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