Joseph Mallord William Turner

Fishing Smacks at Sea

1802

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 112 x 187 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D04270
Turner Bequest LXXI 68

Catalogue entry

Numbered by Finberg as folio 68 of this sketchbook, this has since been rebound as folio 18.
Verso:
Blank
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘872’ bottom left, and in a later hand in pencil ‘LXXI p 681’ top left

David Blayney Brown
April 2003

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