J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner A Bay on a Rocky Coast, with a Man Running 1792-3

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
A Bay on a Rocky Coast, with a Man Running 1792–3
D00396
Turner Bequest XXIII V
Pencil and watercolour on white wove paper, 213 x 271 mm
Stamped in black ‘XXIII – V’ bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Together with Tate D00391 and D00392 (Turner Bequest XXIII Q, R), this demonstrates Turner’s debt to P.J. de Loutherbourg (1740–1812) at this period. The group of dog and running man occurs on a related sheet of studies (Tate D00398; Turner Bequest XXIII X).
Verso:
Blank; stamped in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘A Bay on a Rocky Coast, with a Man Running 1792–3 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, April 2012, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, December 2012, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-a-bay-on-a-rocky-coast-with-a-man-running-r1141143, accessed 23 October 2019.