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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Boats Moored off the Shore, with Distant Hills 1799

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 39 Verso:
Boats Moored off the Shore, with Distant Hills 1799
D02051
Turner Bequest XLVI 39a
Pencil on white wove paper prepared with a pale blue-grey ground, 79 x 130 mm
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The setting of this scene, drawn with the page turned vertically, is as yet unidentified.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Boats Moored off the Shore, with Distant Hills 1799 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-boats-moored-off-the-shore-with-distant-hills-r1179910, accessed 05 June 2020.