Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
A Capsized Boat and Crew with other Figures among Breakers, and Another Boat Beyond c.1801–2
Turner Bequest LXVII 5a
Ink on white wove paper prepared with a grey-blue wash, 118 x 182 mm
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
A.J. Finberg, A Complete Inventory of the Drawings of the Turner Bequest, London 1909, vol.I, p.169 LVXII 5a (as ‘Boat overturned in surf; with figures’ c.1800–2).
This is a continuation of the drawing on folio 6 recto opposite (D03980
), under which the subject is discussed.
How to cite
Andrew Wilton, ‘A Capsized Boat and Crew with other Figures among Breakers, and Another Boat Beyond c.1801–2 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, May 2013, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, April 2016, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-a-capsized-boat-and-crew-with-other-figures-among-breakers-r1178283, accessed 17 January 2022.