Joseph Mallord William Turner

Study for ‘Ships Bearing up for Anchorage (“The Egremont Seapiece”)’

c.1799–1802

In Tate Britain

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Chalk on paper
Dimensions
Support: 436 × 271 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D04991
Turner Bequest LXXXI 89

Catalogue entry

This is a continuation of the drawing on folio 45 verso opposite (D04990; Turner Bequest LXXXI 88), under which the subject is discussed.
Technical notes:
There is heavy offsetting from folio 45 verso opposite (D04990; Turner Bequest LXXXI 88).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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