Joseph Mallord William TurnerA Calm Marine; Shipping on a River c.1815-18

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Artist
Title
A Calm Marine; Shipping on a River
From Hints River Sketchbook
Turner Bequest CXLI
Date c.1815-18
MediumGraphite on paper
Dimensionssupport: 88 x 114 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D10593
Turner Bequest CXLI 5
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Catalogue entry

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 5 Recto:
A Calm Marine; Shipping on a River circa 1815–18
D10593
Turner Bequest CXLI 5
Pencil on white wove paper, 88 x 114 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘5’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘CXLI 5’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
For sketches of calm marines in this sketchbook see notes to folio 3 (D10590).
Verso:
Blank

David Blayney Brown
July 2011

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