Joseph Mallord William TurnerClassical Harbour Buildings 1805

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Artist
Title
Classical Harbour Buildings
Date 1805
MediumPen and ink on paper
Dimensionssupport: 150 x 258 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D05542
Turner Bequest XC 34 a
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Catalogue entry

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 34 Verso:
Classical Harbour Buildings 1805
D05542
Turner Bequest XC 34a
Pen and ink on off-white wove paper, prepared with a grey wash, 150 x 258 mm
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
For the various versions in this sketchbook of an ancient seaport with figures embarking or landing, see note to folio 1 (D05491).

David Blayney Brown
August 2007

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