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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Figures; Shipping c.1832

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 10 Verso:
Figures; Shipping c.1832
Turner Bequest CCLXXVIII 10a
Pencil on white wove paper, 113 x 189 mm
Watermark ‘R BARNARD¦1820’
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Inverted in relation to the sketchbook as foliated, the drawing of figures and shipping on this page is typical of this volume’s contents. See the sketchbook introduction for more information.
Technical notes:
There is a small patch of red in in the top right hand corner of the page.

John Chu
March 2015

How to cite

John Chu, ‘Figures; Shipping c.1832 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, March 2015, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, August 2016, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-figures-shipping-r1181378, accessed 09 July 2020.