Joseph Mallord William Turner

London: Shipping on the Thames near the Custom House

c.1805–6

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Pen and ink on paper
Dimensions
Support: 171 × 262 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D05787
Turner Bequest XCIII 13 a

Catalogue entry

For Turner’s views of the Pool and City of London in this sketchbook, usually more developed than this very quick and slight jotting, see note to folio 12 (D05785).

David Blayney Brown
October 2007

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