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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner A Rowing Boat c.1800-1

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 59 Verso:
A Rowing Boat c.1800–1
Turner Bequest LXI 56a
Pencil and grey wash on coarse off-white wove paper, 131 x 206 mm
Blind-stamped with Turner Bequest monogram below right of centre
Stamped in black ‘LXI – 56a’ bottom right, ascending vertically
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This study was made with the page turned horizontally; for related subjects, see under folio 56 verso (D03707; Turner Bequest LXI 54a).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘A Rowing Boat c.1800–1 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-rowing-boat-r1178099, accessed 20 October 2020.