Joseph Mallord William Turner

Stern and Hull of a Barge

c.1800–7

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 172 x 119 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D05175
Turner Bequest LXXXIV 7 a

Catalogue entry

Drawn with the sketchbook inverted. For the several sketches of boats in the book, see especially folio 5 verso (D05173). Folio 14 verso (D05186) has a sketch probably of the bows of the same barge.

David Blayney Brown
November 2004

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