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 26 Recto:
Shipping at the Oude Haven, Rotterdam 1835
D32493
Turner Bequest CCCXXI 26
Pencil on off-white laid paper, 153 x 95 mm
Inscribed in red ink by Ruskin ‘26’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘CCCXXI–26’ bottom right
 
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 is a continuation of the image on the folio opposite (Tate D32492; CCCXXI 25a).

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-r1187307, accessed 24 August 2019.