Joseph Mallord William Turner

Six Coast Scenes with Shipping or Figures

c.1815–20

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 88 x 114 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D10587
Turner Bequest CXLI 1

Catalogue entry

The leaf is divided by faint pencil lines into six sections, each containing a marine composition with shipping or figures on a shore. The sketches are very slight and quickly-drawn.

David Blayney Brown
July 2011

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