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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Waves 1802

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 39 Recto:
Waves 1802
Turner Bequest LXXI 32
Pencil on wove paper prepared with reddish brown wash, 112 x 187 mm
Stamped in black ‘LXXI 32’ bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Numbered by Finberg as folio 32 of this sketchbook, this very slight sketch has since been rebound as folio 39.

David Blayney Brown
April 2003

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘Waves 1802 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, April 2003, 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-waves-r1133789, accessed 25 June 2018.