River View

about 1800
Formerly attributed to Joseph Mallord William Turner (English, 1775–1851)


Dimensions

Sheet: 16.7 x 29.9 cm (6 9/16 x 11 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

59.1005

Medium or Technique

Gray wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Inscription

On verso in pen and brown ink: Mr. Riddells, 27 October, 1805; graphite sketches of trees; at top, in pencil: "82 Turner"

Signed

not signed

Provenance

Thomas Barker (1769-1847, Bath); Fred K.S. Bacon, (Newton, MA); gift to MFA, December 10, 1959.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fred K. S. Bacon