Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Inside Back Cover:
A Reach of the Thames, and Two Figures 1805
Pencil and pen and ink on off-white wove paper, 150 x 258 mm
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
A.J. Finberg, A Complete Inventory of the Drawings of the Turner Bequest, London 1909, vol.I, p.237, XC ‘Inside end cover’.
David Hill, Turner on the Thames: River Journeys in the Year 1805, New Haven and London 1993, p.163.
The location of this very slight sketch of the river cannot be identified. The two figures are drawn in ink and seem unrelated.
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