Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Ship

c.1816–18

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 117 × 180 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D11938
Turner Bequest CL 19 a

Catalogue entry

This is a very schematic representation of a three-masted vessel from the port (left) side.

David Hill
September 2008

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