Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Sailing Boat Carrying Several People

1827

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 74 × 100 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D18057
Turner Bequest CCVII 35 a

Catalogue entry

This page comprises an isolated study of a small, two-masted boat, with three or four people lightly indicated on board. For more on studies in this sketchbook relating to the regatta events at Cowes from late July 1827 onwards, see the sketchbook Introduction.

Matthew Imms
December 2014

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