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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Three Fishing Boats, Sailing c.1805-9

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 2 Recto:
Three Fishing Boats, Sailing circa 1805–9
Turner Bequest XCIX 2
Pencil on off-white wove paper, 115 x 190 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in blue ink ‘2’ top right
Stamped in black ‘XCIX 2’ bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856

David Blayney Brown
March 2009

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘Three Fishing Boats, Sailing 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-three-fishing-boats-sailing-r1130551, accessed 27 November 2015.