Joseph Mallord William Turner

Distant View of Rotterdam with Shipping

1835

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 95 x 153 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D32491
Turner Bequest CCCXXI 25

Catalogue entry

This is a distant view of Rotterdam with the Boompjes, a promenade on the right bank of the River Maas (Meuse). Ships and other vessels can be seen on the Maas.

Alice Rylance-Watson
April 2016

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