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Sky and Sea

Joseph Mallord William Turner

English, 1775–1851

Sky and Sea

c. 1826–29

Medium Watercolor and graphite on white wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 8 13/16 x 12 5/16 in. (22.4 x 31.3 cm)
Object Number 2007.8.109
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, Sky and Sea, c. 1826–29, Watercolor and graphite on white wove paper. Gift of the Manton Art Foundation in memory of Sir Edwin and Lady Manton, 2007. The Clark Art Institute, 2007.8.109.

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

John Rutson (c. 1850); private collection, by descent, sold to Leger, 1993; [Leger Galleries, in 1993, sold to Manton, Oct. 1993]; Sir Edwin A. G. Manton, New York (1993–d. 2005); Manton Family Art Foundation (2005–2007, given to the Clark); Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 2007.

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