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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Sailing Barges c.1806-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 50 Verso:
Sailing Barges circa 1806–8
Turner Bequest XCVII 50a
Pencil on white wove paper, 107 x 182 mm
Stamped in black ‘XCVII 50’ top right, inverted
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Drawn with the sketchbook inverted. For the various sketches of barges in this sketchbook see note to folio 23 (D06094).

David Blayney Brown
September 2008

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘Sailing Barges c.1806–8 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, September 2008, 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-sailing-barges-r1130305, accessed 25 February 2021.