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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner A Fishing Boat with a Man of War Beyond, and Another Vessel in the Distance c.1799-1802

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 94 Recto:
A Fishing Boat with a Man of War Beyond, and Another Vessel in the Distance c.1799–1802
D04109
Turner Bequest LXIX 95
Ink on blue laid paper, 135 x 210 mm
Watermark: Strasburg lily (trimmed)
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘95’ bottom left, descending vertically
Stamped in black ‘LXIX-95’ bottom left, descending vertically
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This study was made with the page turned horizontally. For the subject, see under folio 93 recto (D04108; Turner Bequest LXIX 94).
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Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘A Fishing Boat with a Man of War Beyond, and Another Vessel in the Distance c.1799–1802 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-fishing-boat-with-a-man-of-war-beyond-and-another-vessel-r1177987, accessed 20 September 2019.