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An image of Ships in a breeze by Joseph Mallord William Turner

Joseph Mallord William Turner

(England 1775 – 1851)

Title
Ships in a breeze, from Liber Studiorum
Year
1808
Media category
Print
Materials used
etching and mezzotint
Edition
i of five states
Dimensions

20.8 x 29.1 cm platemark; 29.5 x 43.4 cm sheet

Signature & date
Not sighned. Not dated
Credit
Gift of Mrs Arthur Acland Allen through the Empire Art Loan Collection Society 1939
Accession number
2000.28
Location
Not on display
Further information

Etched by J.M.W. Turner and engraved by Charles Turner

Bibliography (3)

Gillian Forrester, Turner's 'Drawing Book' The Liber Studiorum, Millbank, 1996, 57. cat.no. 10

Renée Free, J.M.W. Turner's Liber Studiorum, Sydney, 1993, 6. cat.no. 9

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Turner's Liber Studiorum. Arthur Acland Allen Collection, Sydney, 1949. cat.no. 10

Exhibition history (2)

Turner's Liber Studiorum: Arthur Acland Allen Collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Oct 1949–Oct 1949

J.M.W.Turner's Liber Studiorum: Etchings and Mezzotints of Types of Landscape, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 05 Dec 1992–14 Feb 1993