Joseph Mallord William Turner

Boats at a Landing Stage, with Men Turning a Windlass

1798

In Tate Britain

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite and watercolour on paper
Dimensions
Support: 281 x 460 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D01673
Turner Bequest XLI 40

Catalogue entry

This is a scene presumably on the shore of the Severn near the mouth of the Wye; compare Tate D01651, D01652 and D01661; Turner Bequest 20, 21, 28a) in this sketchbook.
Technical notes:
The sheet is faded from exposure.
Verso:
Blank; not stamped.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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