Joseph Mallord William TurnerFigures Seated, Eating or Drinking 1807

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Artist
Title
Figures Seated, Eating or Drinking
From Spithead Sketchbook
Turner Bequest C
Date 1807
MediumGraphite on paper
Dimensionssupport: 118 x 187 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D06602
Turner Bequest C 66
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Catalogue entry

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 71 Recto:
Figures Seated, Eating or Drinking 1807
D06602
Turner Bequest C 66
Pencil on off-white wove paper, 118 x 187 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘66’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘C 66’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Verso:
Blank
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘10’ top left, inverted

David Blayney Brown
May 2006

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