Joseph Mallord William Turner

Shipping on the River Thames at Greenwich

c.1808

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 76 x 115 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D06829
Turner Bequest CII 54 a

Catalogue entry

See Introduction to the sketchbook and note to folio 48 (D06814) for the discrepancy between the current folio number and Finberg’s. This sketch, drawn with the sketchbook inverted, continues on the inner back cover (D40668).

David Blayney Brown
March 2007

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