Joseph Mallord William Turner

Sailing Boats on the Rhine

1839

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 100 x 163 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D28475
Turner Bequest CCXC 63

Catalogue entry

Here Turner has made a number of quick sketches of the sailing boats he encountered on his travels down the Rhine.

Alice Rylance-Watson
July 2013

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