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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Study of a Sailing Barge 1798

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 91 Verso:
Study of a Sailing Barge 1798
D41258
Pencil on rough white laid printing paper washed with a pink ground, 266 x 170 mm
Blind-stamped with Turner Bequest monogram bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The sketch is inverted relative to the foliation.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Study of a Sailing Barge 1798 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, May 2013, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, April 2015, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-study-of-a-sailing-barge-r1173684, accessed 07 March 2021.