Dort or Dordrecht: The Dort Packet-Boat from Rotterdam Becalmed

Oil on canvas | 157.5 x 233.7cm | 1818

Joseph Mallord William Turner

J. M.W. Turner made his second Continental tour in 1817 in the aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars and passed through Dordrecht on his way home. This view, one of Turner’s masterpieces, was painted after his return to London in December 1817 and was exh...
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