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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Classical Harbour Buildings 1805

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 19 Verso:
Classical Harbour Buildings 1805
Turner Bequest XC 19a
Pen and ink on off-white wove paper, prepared with a grey wash, 150 x 258 mm
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Compare folio 30 verso of this sketchbook (D05534), which has a more developed version of similar buildings.

David Blayney Brown
August 2007

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘Classical Harbour Buildings 1805 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, August 2007, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, December 2012, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-classical-harbour-buildings-r1129828, accessed 29 January 2022.