Joseph Mallord William Turner

Three Boatmen

c.1807

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

View by appointment
Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 92 x 163 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D05975
Turner Bequest XCVI 14

Catalogue entry

Two figures are seated, apparently in a rowing boat, and the central one is standing, drinking from a tankard. An oar held by the man on the left extends slightly on to folio 13 verso (D05974).
Verso:
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David Blayney Brown
October 2006

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