[from] Picturesque Views in England and Wales pub.1827–38 [T04503-T04612; T05081-T05104; T05873; complete]
Twenty-four line-engravings, by various engravers and in various states, comprising twenty-four subjects out of a total of ninety-six (see also T04503-T04612 above); various papers and sizes; some annotated in pencil with initials of unidentified collector ‘FHB’
Purchased (Grant-in-Aid) 1988
Prov: ...; N.W. Lott and H.J. Gerrish Ltd, from whom bt by Tate Gallery (earlier provenance given in individual entries where known)
Lit: As for T04503-T04612
For the publishing history of this series, see under T04503-T04612.
T05086 Windsor Castle, Berkshire engr. W. Miller, pub.1831
Line-engraving 156 × 234 (6 1/4 × 9 1/4) on India paper laid on wove paper 431 × 611 (16 3/4 × 24 1/16); plate-mark 248 × 305 (9 3/4 × 12)
Engraved inscriptions: ‘Drawn by J.M W Turner R.A.’ below image b.l., ‘Engraved by William Miller.’ below image b.r.; Turner studio blind stamp
Prov: As for T05083
Lit: Rawlinson I 1908, no.253, first published state
Published in part XII, no.1. Original watercolour: British Museum (Shanes 1979, no.40, repr. in col.; Wilton 1979, no.829).
Tate Gallery: Illustrated Catalogue of Acquisitions 1986-88, London 1996