Joseph Mallord William TurnerSailing Barges c.1806-8

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Artist
Title
Sailing Barges
From Windsor and Eton Sketchbook
Turner Bequest XCVII
Date c.1806-8
MediumGraphite on paper
Dimensionssupport: 107 x 182 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D06095
Turner Bequest XCVII 24
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Catalogue entry

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 24 Recto:
Sailing Barges circa 1806–8
D06095
Turner Bequest XCVII 24
Pencil on white wove paper, 107 x 182 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘24’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘XCVII 24’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
For barges in this sketchbook, see note to folio 23 (D06094).
Verso:
Blank

David Blayney Brown
September 2008

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