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

Joseph Mallord William Turner Barges and Smaller Boats alongside Wharves c.1825

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 68 Verso:
Barges and Smaller Boats alongside Wharves circa 1825
D07071
Turner Bequest CV 60a
Pencil on white wove paper, 108 x 185 mm
Inscribed by Turner in pencil ‘6’ on the side of the barge
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
See Introduction to the sketchbook for plans in the mid 1820s for a series of London subjects, including the Custom House and the Tower.

David Blayney Brown
June 2010

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘Barges and Smaller Boats alongside Wharves c.1825 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, June 2010, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, December 2012, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-barges-and-smaller-boats-alongside-wharves-r1134603, accessed 01 October 2014.