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Joseph Mallord William Turner

English, 1775–1851

Entrance to Fowey Harbour, Cornwall

c. 1827

Medium Watercolor and gouache, with scraping, on cream wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 11 1/4 x 15 1/2 in. (28.6 x 39.4 cm)
Object Number 2007.8.110
Acquisition Gift of the Manton Art Foundation in memory of Sir Edwin and Lady Manton, 2007
Status Off View

Image Caption

Joseph Mallord William Turner, Entrance to Fowey Harbour, Cornwall, c. 1827, Watercolor and gouache, with scraping, on cream wove paper. Gift of the Manton Art Foundation in memory of Sir Edwin and Lady Manton, 2007. The Clark Art Institute, 2007.8.110.

Bibliography

Clarke, Jay, ed. Landscape, Innovation, and Nostalgia: The Manton Collection of British Art. Williamstown, MA: The Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 2012.

Provenance

Benjamin Godfry Windus (by 1833); E. Atkinson; Marquess of Landsdowne (by 1908); sale, Christie’s, London, 22 July 1955, no. 83, sold to The Fine Art Society, Ltd.; [The Fine Art Society, Ltd., London, in 1955]; [Knoedler & Co., New York]; [Oscar & Peter Johnson, Ltd., sold to Manton, Oct. 1967]; Sir Edwin A. G. Manton, New York (1967–d. 2005); Manton Family Art Foundation (2005–2007, given to the Clark); Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 2007

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