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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner A Shore with Beached Ships, and Vessels at Sea Beyond c.1799-1802

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 100 Recto:
A Shore with Beached Ships, and Vessels at Sea Beyond c.1799–1802
D04116
Turner Bequest LXIX 101
Ink, wash and white chalk on blue laid paper, 135 x 210 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘101’ bottom left, descending vertically
Stamped in black ‘LXIX-101’ bottom left, descending vertically
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This study was made with the page turned horizontally, as part of a sequence of shipping subjects.
Verso:
Blank; inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘84’; and in pencil ‘84’.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘A Shore with Beached Ships, and Vessels at Sea Beyond 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-shore-with-beached-ships-and-vessels-at-sea-beyond-r1177994, accessed 06 May 2021.