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

Joseph Mallord William Turner Buildings by the River Thames c.1808

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 20 Verso:
Buildings by the River Thames circa 1808
D06759
Turner Bequest CII 20a
Pencil on white wove paper, 76 x 115 mm
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This leaf has a panorama of riverside buildings, extending on folio 21 (D06760), and a smaller, slighter sketch of roofs and church spires above.

David Blayney Brown
March 2007

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘Buildings by the River Thames c.1808 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, March 2007, 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-buildings-by-the-river-thames-r1130852, accessed 23 October 2014.