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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner A Sailing Boat at Sea 1801

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 89 Recto:
A Sailing Boat at Sea 1801
D02592
Turner Bequest LIII 89
Pencil on white wove paper, 112 x 162 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘89’ top right, ascending vertically
Stamped in black ‘LIII – 89’ top right, ascending vertically
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This study was made with the page turned horizontally.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘A Sailing Boat at Sea 1801 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-sailing-boat-at-sea-r1178614, accessed 17 September 2019.