Joseph Mallord William Turner

Boats in the Harbour at Salerno

1819

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 113 x 189 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D15822
Turner Bequest CLXXXV 46 a

Catalogue entry

This sketch represents a view of the harbour at Salerno. The drawing depicts a number of boats along the waterfront with the cathedral in the background. For further sketches see folio 47 verso (D15824).

Nicola Moorby
October 2010

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