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image of Keelmen Heaving in Coals by Moonlight Joseph Mallord William Turner (painter)
British, 1775 - 1851
Keelmen Heaving in Coals by Moonlight, 1835
oil on canvas
overall: 92.3 x 122.8 cm (36 5/16 x 48 3/8 in.) framed: 127.6 x 158.1 x 14 cm (50 1/4 x 62 1/4 x 5 1/2 in.)
Widener Collection
1942.9.86
Not on View
From the Tour: Constable and Turner — British Landscapes of the Early 1800s
Object 7 of 11

Exhibition History

1835
Modern Artists, Royal Manchester Institution, 1835, no. 260.
1835
Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1835, no. 24.
1854
Pictures, Exhibited at a Soirée, Given by John Buck Lloyd, Esquire, Mayor of Liverpool, Town Hall, Liverpool, 23 September 1854, no. 21.
1887
Works by the Old Masters, and by Deceased Masters of the British School. Winter Exhibition, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1887, no. 14.
1914
Paintings by Thomas Gainsborough, R.A. and J.M.W. Turner, R.A., M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York, 1914, no. 36.
1974
Turner 1775-1851, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1974-1975, no. 513, color repro.
1983
J.M.W. Turner, Grand Palais, Paris, 1983-1984, no. 61, color repro.
1986
Turner, National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo, 1986, no. 33, color repro.
1996
Turner, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra; National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, 1996, no. 18, repro.
1997
The Victorians: British Painting in the Reign of Queen Victoria, 1837-1901, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1997, no. 1, color repro., as Keelmen Heaving in Coals by Night.
2003
Turner and Venice, Tate Britain, London; Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, 2003-2004, no. 38, repro.
2003
Turner: The Late Seascapes, Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Williamstown; Manchester Art Gallery; The Burrell Collection, Glasgow, 2003-2004, unnumbered catalogue, fig. 23, repro. (shown only in Williamstown).
2007
J.M.W. Turner, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.; Dallas Museum of Art; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 2007-2008, no. 115, repro.
2012
Turner Inspired: In the Light of Claude, The National Gallery, London, 2012, no. 55, repro.

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