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Creator:
Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:
The Channel Sketchbook
Date:
ca. 1845
Medium:
Graphite on medium, slightly textured, white wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 3 3/4 x 6 1/4 inches (9.5 x 15.9 cm) and Binding: 4in. (10.2cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite upper right: "13"; inscribed in graphite: "v Red? | Blue | G Yellow | Grn? | Gold? | B | Red up? | part? | all over Blue? | Rd | Purple | Cold? | Yell | Gold | Sea all light? | Yellow"; in graphite left: "[ . . . ]"; verso: inscribed in graphite: "orange? | cold bank of Cld?"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1993.30.118(13)
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors-Sketchbooks
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
breakwater | channel (water body component) | marine art | masts | ships | sun | sunset
Associated Places:
England | English Channel | Europe | La Manche | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:57843
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