Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Boats at Greenwich circa 1805–9
Turner Bequest XCIX 5
Pencil on off-white wove paper, 115 x 190 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in blue ink ‘5’ top right
Stamped in black ‘XCIX 5’ bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
A.J. Finberg, A Complete Inventory of the Drawings of the Turner Bequest, London 1909, vol.I, p.256 XCIX 5.
See note to folio 4 of this sketchbook, D06366
How to cite
David Blayney Brown, ‘Boats at Greenwich c.1805–9 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, March 2009, 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-boats-at-greenwich-r1130554, accessed 22 November 2017.