Joseph Mallord William Turner

Two Men Repairing Crab Pots on the Shore near a Cottage

1795

Not on display
Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 264 x 204 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D00442
Turner Bequest XXIV 34

Catalogue entry

As with the drawings on folios 31 recto and 36 recto (D00438, D00443; Turner Bequest XXIV 30, 35), this page records the picturesque scenery of the Undercliff and the small communities dotted among the chines of the extreme southerly tip of the Isle of Wight.
Verso:
Blank; stamped in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

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