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

Joseph Mallord William Turner Diagrams of a Small Shallow-Draughted, Broad-Beamed Boat with Lateen Rig 1805

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 9 Recto:
Diagrams of a Small Shallow-Draughted, Broad-Beamed Boat with Lateen Rig 1805
D06193
Turner Bequest XCVIII 9
Pencil, pen and ink on white laid paper, 117 x 182 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘9’ bottom left, descending vertically
Stamped in black ‘XCVIII 9’ bottom left, descending vertically
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
See catalogue note to folio 7 verso (D06190) for boat studies and diagrams in this sketchbook These diagrams appear to be of a similar boat, seen in profile. Further, similar, are on folio 8 verso (D06192).
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David Blayney Brown
July 2008

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘Diagrams of a Small Shallow-Draughted, Broad-Beamed Boat with Lateen Rig 1805 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, July 2008, 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-diagrams-of-a-small-shallow-draughted-broad-beamed-boat-with-r1130377, accessed 28 February 2015.