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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Boats Moored ?at Ghent 1824

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 164 Verso:
Boats Moored ?at Ghent 1824
Turner Bequest CCXVI 158 a
Pencil on white wove paper, 78 x 118 mm
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Here Turner records a variety of boats, probably moored at Ghent. Similar studies are found on Tate D19870, D19872; Turner Bequest CCXCI 158, 159.

Alice Rylance-Watson
June 2014

How to cite

Alice Rylance-Watson, ‘Boats Moored ?at Ghent 1824 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, June 2014, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, April 2015, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-boats-moored-at-ghent-r1174666, accessed 15 December 2019.