Joseph Mallord William TurnerRocks on the Coast: Canty Bay 1818

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Artist
Title
Rocks on the Coast: Canty Bay
From Scotch Antiquities Sketchbook
Turner Bequest CLXVII
Date 1818
MediumGraphite on paper
Dimensionssupport: 112 x 186 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D13613
Turner Bequest CLXVII 16 a
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Catalogue entry

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 17 Verso:
Rocks on the Coast: Canty Bay 1818
D13613
Turner Bequest CLXVII 16a
Pencil on white wove paper, 112 x 186 mm
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Continued from folio 18 (D13614; CLXVII 17) at the right here are several faint lines showing the rocks at the west side of Canty Bay.

Thomas Ardill
February 2008

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