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Two Sketches of Boats

Anonymous, British, 19th century
Former Attribution:
Joseph Mallord William Turner (British, London 1775–1851 London)
19th century
Pen, black ink, brush, black wash over graphite
sheet: 8 3/8 x 6 11/16 in. (21.3 x 17 cm)
Credit Line:
Gustavus A. Pfeiffer Fund, 1964
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed on verso in graphite, lower right: "from Turner's sketch book / 1849"
Jacob Bean "Ninety-fifth Annual Report of the Trustees for the Fiscal Year 1964-65, Reports of the Departments: Drawings." in The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, n.s. vol. 24, no. 2, New York, October 1965, p. 62.

Pratt Alumnus Quarterly. Pratt Alumnus Quarterly, Vol. 68, no. 2, 1966, p. 13, ill.

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