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

Joseph Mallord William Turner Bodiam Castle from the South-East, near the River Rother c.1806-10

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 75 Recto:
Bodiam Castle from the South-East, near the River Rother circa 1806–10
D05692
Turner Bequest XCI 75
Pencil and white chalk on cream wove paper, prepared with a buff wash, 128 x 201 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘75’ bottom left, descending vertically
Stamped in black ‘XCI 75’ bottom left, descending vertically
Blind-stamped with the Turner Bequest monogram, bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
For Bodiam Castle in this sketchbook see notes to folio 67 (D05684). This view is from the south-east across the River Rother. The Postern is seen at the centre of the south wall.
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David Blayney Brown
March 2011

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘Bodiam Castle from the South-East, near the River Rother c.1806–10 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, March 2011, 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-bodiam-castle-from-the-south-east-near-the-river-rother-r1131003, accessed 20 August 2014.