Joseph Mallord William Turner Brest: View of the Port, with the Arsenal on the Right 1826

Artwork details

Artist
Title
Brest: View of the Port, with the Arsenal on the Right
From Morlaise to Nantes Sketchbook
Turner Bequest CCXLVII
Date 1826
Medium Graphite on paper
Dimensions Support: 168 x 108 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D23041
Turner Bequest CCXLVII 17
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Exhibition catalogue text

Catalogue entry from Turner on the Loire

11 Two views of Brest: the ch?teau and the Port Militaire 1826 (fig.22)
Morlaise to Nantes sketchbook
Pencil page size: 108 x 168 (4 1/4 x 6 5/8)
French laid paper
LIT: Finberg 1909, II, pp.751-3, as '1826-30'; Paris 1981, pp.199-208 figs. 346-81; see below, Appendix A
TB CCXLVII ff.16 verso, 17; D23040, D23041

Published in:
Ian Warrell, Turner on the Loire, exhibition catalogue, Tate Gallery, London 1997, p.215 no.11, reproduced p.36

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