J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours

Joseph Mallord William Turner A Watermill, with the Corner of a Large Barn or a Church ?1794

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
A Watermill, with the Corner of a Large Barn or a Church ?1794
D00403
Turner Bequest XXIII c
Pencil on white wove paper, 215 x 140 mm
Inscribed by Turner in pencil ‘C’, ‘P’, ‘B’ and ‘D’ within the drawing
Stamped in black ‘XXIII c’ bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Although the location of the subject has not been identified, this sheet apparently belongs to the Midland Tour sequence.
Verso:
Blank; stamped in brown ink with Turner Bequest.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘A Watermill, with the Corner of a Large Barn or a Church ?1794 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, April 2012, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, December 2012, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-a-watermill-with-the-corner-of-a-large-barn-or-a-church-r1141098, accessed 27 August 2014.