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Watercolour - View from Salt Marsh near Shinhampton, Gloucestershire
  • View from Salt Marsh near Shinhampton, Gloucestershire
    Turner, William of Oxford, born 1789 - died 1862
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View from Salt Marsh near Shinhampton, Gloucestershire

  • Object:

    Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    early 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Turner, William of Oxford, born 1789 - died 1862 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Herbert Powell through Art Fund

  • Museum number:

    P.48-1968

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, room WS, case R, shelf 29, box R

Physical description

Landscape view of a salt marsh with a herd of cattle grazing at left. To the right of the scene is the coast with a small boat sailing in a breeze. A lone figure and his dog stand in the left foreground.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

early 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Turner, William of Oxford, born 1789 - died 1862 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour

Marks and inscriptions

'View from Salt Marsh near Shinhampton Gloucestershire / William Turner'
Inscribed on back

Dimensions

Height: 34 cm, Width: 76 cm

Descriptive line

Watercolour entitled 'View from Salt Marsh near Shinhampton, Gloucestershire' by William Turner of Oxford. Great Britain, early 19th century.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1968 London: HMSO, 1969

Materials

Watercolour

Subjects depicted

Dog; Cattle; Boat; Ship; Sea; Coast; Marsh

Categories

Paintings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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