Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Boat; Foliage

1792–3

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
None
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D41455
Turner Bequest XXIII R v

Catalogue entry

These studies, with a slight brush drawing in blue colour, are not mentioned in Finberg’s 1909 Turner Bequest catalogue;1 they were possibly made in connection with the drawing on the recto (D00392; Turner Bequest XXIII R).

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

1
See A.J. Finberg, A Complete Inventory of the Drawings of the Turner Bequest, London 1909, vol.I, p.39.

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