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- Watercolour on paper
- Support: 280 x 440 mm
- Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Turner Bequest CCCLXV 11
This is one of a large number of sketches on loose sheets of paper depicting coastal terrain and seagoing vessels in various combinations. For the grouping and dating of these works to the middle and later periods of Turner’s career, see the section introduction.
Pencil note reading ‘33’ and ‘CCCLXV ,11.’. Stamped in black ink with the Turner Bequest monogram and ‘CCCLXV – 11’.