Joseph Mallord William Turner

Teignmouth from Ringmore, with a Vessel under Construction

1811

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 170 x 209 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D08852
Turner Bequest CXXIV 37

Catalogue entry

The more significant elements of this double-page composition appear on folio 36 verso opposite (D08851; CXXIV 36) – see the associated catalogue entry for Turner’s watercolour and oil painting of this scene, which largely exclude the section of the view recorded on this page.
Verso:
Blank, save for faint inscription by John Ruskin in red ink ‘12’ bottom left, upside down. There is some brown spotting on the right.

Matthew Imms
February 2011

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