Joseph Mallord William Turner
Preliminary Study for ‘Calais Pier, with French Poissards Preparing for Sea: An English Packet Arriving’ c.1802

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Artist
Title
Preliminary Study for ‘Calais Pier, with French Poissards Preparing for Sea: An English Packet Arriving’
From Calais Pier Sketchbook
Turner Bequest LXXXI
Date c.1802
Medium Chalk on paper
Dimensions Support: 436 x 271 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D04961
Turner Bequest LXXXI 59
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