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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner View in the Avon Gorge, with a Sailing Ship 1791

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 6 Recto:
View in the Avon Gorge, with a Sailing Ship 1791
D00078
Turner Bequest VI 6
Pencil on white wove paper, 185 x 263 mm
Stamped in black ‘VI 6’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Technical notes:
The missing lower right corner has been made up.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘View in the Avon Gorge, with a Sailing Ship 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-view-in-the-avon-gorge-with-a-sailing-ship-r1140127, accessed 24 November 2020.