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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Rocks by the Severn, with Boats Drawn Up on the Beach 1791

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 15 Verso:
Rocks by the Severn, with Boats Drawn Up on the Beach 1791
D00092
Turner Bequest VI 15a
Pencil on white wove paper, 185 x 263 mm
Inscribed by Turner in pencil ‘Old Passage’ top centre
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
For another study on the Severn shore near the Aust ferry crossing see folio 18 verso (D00098).

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Rocks by the Severn, with Boats Drawn Up on the Beach 1791 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, April 2012, 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-rocks-by-the-severn-with-boats-drawn-up-on-the-beach-r1140143, accessed 11 December 2019.