Joseph Mallord William Turner

Diagrams and Measurements of a Boat (Inscriptions by Turner)

1806–8

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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
D40602

Catalogue entry

For drawings for a boat in this sketchbook, presumably Turner’s own, see note to folio 88 verso (D06508; Turner Bequest XCIX 84a). Here, drawn inverted, is a view of the starboard hull.

David Blayney Brown
March 2009

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