Turner Bequest CXCV 23, 25–7, 29–30, 32–5, 37–48, 133

See Introduction, Royal Academy Perspective Lectures: Sketchbook, Diagrams and Related Material circa 1809–28. The diagrams in the present section are based on plates in Samuel Cunn’s

*Euclid’s Elements of Geometry*(London 1759). The 1759 edition was the eighth, revised as*Euclid’s Elements ... from the Latin translation of Commandine ... Revised ... by S. Cunn. ... Eighth edition ... To which is subjoined an appendix [by John Ham], etc.*(sic).The concordance indicates the plates adapted by Turner in order of their appearance in the book.

Source in Cunn’s Euclid | Tate | Turner Bequest |

Book 1, Prop. 1 and 4 | D16995 | CXCV 26 |

Book 1, Prop. 5, Book 4, Prop. 5 | D17004 | CXCV 34 |

Book 4, Prop 5 | D17003 | CXCV 33 |

Book 4, Prop. 6, 7, and 8 | D17000 | CXCV 30 |

Book 4, Prop. 10, 15 and 16 | D17002 | CXCV 32 |

Book 4, Prop. 11, 13, 14, and 15 | D16992 | CXCV 23 |

Book 5, Prop. 1 and 2 | D16997 | CXCV 27 |

Book 6, Prop. 33 | D17017 | CXCV 47 |

Book 6, Prop. 33 | D17005 | CXCV 35 |

Book 11, Prop. 1 and 3 | D17018 | CXCV 48 |

Book 12, Prop. 2 | D16994 | CXCV 25 |

Book 12, Prop. 13 and 14 | D17015 | CXCV 45 |

Book 12, Prop. 15 | D17016 | CXCV 46 |

Book 12, Prop. 16 | D17014 | CXCV 44 |

Book 12, Prop. 17 | D16999 | CXCV 29 |

Plane, Definitions | D17007 | CXCV 37 |

Plane, Prop. 1, 2, 3, and 4 | D17011 | CXCV 41 |

Plane, Prop. 5 and 6 | D17013 | CXCV 43 |

Plane, Prop. 7 | D17012 | CXCV 42 |

Plane, Prop. 10 | D17104 | CXCV 133 |

Spherical, Prop. 14 and 16 | D17009 | CXCV 39 |

Spherical, Prop. 22 | D17008 | CXCV 38 |

Spherical, Prop. 25, 26, 27, 28, 29 and 30 | D17010 | CXCV 40 |

*Supported by The Samuel H. Kress Foundation*

### How to cite

Andrea Fredericksen, ‘III. Diagrams after Samuel Cunn’s Euclid’s Elements of Geometry c.1817–28’, subset, June 2004, revised by David Blayney Brown, January 2012, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), *J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours*, December 2012, https://www