Joseph Mallord William Turner

Oude Haven, Rotterdam

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
D32497
Turner Bequest CCCXXI 28

Catalogue entry

This is a view of Rotterdam’s Oude Haven or Old Port, with shipping moored on the New Maas. The Ooster Oude Hooft-Poort, the eastern gate to the old port, is just visible behind the masts at left (see Tate D32489; Turner Bequest CCCXXI 24).

Alice Rylance-Watson
April 2016

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