Joseph Mallord William Turner

Hulks Moored in the Hamoaze, Probably near Saltash

1811

Not on display
Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 75 x 117 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D08722
Turner Bequest CXXIII 195 a

Catalogue entry

The viewpoint may be near that of the sketch of Saltash on the recto (D08721; CXXIII 195), looking south down the Hamoaze (the Tamar Estuary) in the direction of Plymouth Sound and Mount Edgcumbe. For other views around Plymouth in this sketchbook and elsewhere, see under folio 3 verso (D08367).

Matthew Imms
June 2011

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