J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner A Cutter c.1805-6

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 15 Verso:
A Cutter circa 1805–6
Turner Bequest XCIII 15a
Pen and ink on white wove paper, prepared with a grey wash, 171 x 262 mm
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Presumably drawn on a trip down the Thames. For a further study of a cutter see pseudo folio 11 (originally 41) verso of the sketchbook (D40634)

David Blayney Brown
October 2007

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘A Cutter c.1805–6 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, October 2007, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, December 2012, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-a-cutter-r1130012, accessed 18 June 2018.