Joseph Mallord William Turner

Boats with Figures ?on the Moselle

1839

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 235 x 140 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D41092

Catalogue entry

Here Turner has made two slight sketches of figures in sailing boats laden with cargo. The river is probably the Moselle.

Alice Rylance-Watson
August 2013

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