Joseph Mallord William Turner Vessels in Calais Harbour 1802

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Vessels in Calais Harbour
From Small Calais Pier Sketchbook
Turner Bequest LXXI
Date 1802
Medium Graphite on paper
Dimensions Support: 112 x 187 mm
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Turner Bequest LXXI 13
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Catalogue entry

Numbered by Finberg as folio 13 of this sketchbook, this has since been rebound as folio 15. An offset of the ink smudge appears on the back of folio 14 of the book (D04204).
Ink smudges offset from folio 16 of this sketchbook (D04206)

David Blayney Brown
April 2003

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