Joseph Mallord William Turner

Stern of a Man-of-War and a Smaller Vessel

1805

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 114 x 184 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D05448
Turner Bequest LXXXIX 3

Catalogue entry

Finberg states that Ruskin’s instruction for mounting appeared in the margin of what is now folio 16 verso (D05486; LXXXIX 28a). Its position must have changed when the book was restitched and cut sheets rejoined.

David Blayney Brown
March 2006

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