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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Shipping at the Oude Haven, Rotterdam 1835

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 25 Verso:
Shipping at the Oude Haven, Rotterdam 1835
D32492
Turner Bequest CCCXXI 25 a
Pencil on off-white laid paper, 153 x 95 mm
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This rough sketch shows shipping in front of the Ooster Oude Hooft-Poort, the eastern gate to the old port of Rotterdam (see Tate D32489; Turner Bequest CCCXXI 24). The sketch extends onto the folio opposite (Tate D32493; CCCXXI 26).

Alice Rylance-Watson
April 2016

How to cite

Alice Rylance-Watson, ‘Shipping at the Oude Haven, Rotterdam 1835 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, April 2016, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, August 2017, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-shipping-at-the-oude-haven-rotterdam-r1187306, accessed 24 January 2021.