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- Watercolour on paper
- Support: 148 x 248 mm
- Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Turner Bequest CCLXIII 294
This is one of a large number of sketches on loose sheets of paper depicting coastal terrain and seagoing vessels in various combinations. For the grouping and dating of these works to the middle and later periods of Turner’s career, see the section introduction.
The verso of the sheet is attached to the mount.
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