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

Joseph Mallord William Turner Figures and Shipping on the Coast 1802

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 2 Recto:
Figures and Shipping on the Coast 1802
D04193
Turner Bequest LXXI 2
Pencil on wove paper prepared with a reddish brown wash, 112 x 187 mm
Stamped in black ‘LXXI 2’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This appears to be a view of Calais harbour, perhaps with the pier at right.

David Blayney Brown
April 2003

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘Figures and Shipping on the Coast 1802 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, April 2003, 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-figures-and-shipping-on-the-coast-r1133747, accessed 20 December 2014.