Joseph Mallord William Turner

Diagram of a Boat

c.1806–9

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 115 x 190 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D06509
Turner Bequest XCIX 85

Catalogue entry

For drawings for a boat in this sketchbook see note to folio 88 verso (D06508; Turner Bequest XCIX 84a). Here, Turner has sketched the hull from above.

David Blayney Brown
March 2009

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