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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Crowhurst Park 1810

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Crowhurst Park 1810
Turner Bequest CXXXVIII 9
Pencil on white wove paper, 200 x 325 mm
Inscribed by Turner in pencil ‘Road’ lower right
Stamped in black ‘CXXXVIII 9’ bottom right
Blind-stamped with the Turner Bequest monogram towards bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
A right-hand page of the sketchbook, with stitch holes on the left. The drawing, of trees and a road, continues the view of Crowhurst Park on another leaf from this sketchbook (D10327; Turner Bequest CXXXVIII 8), for which see catalogue entry. The road noted by Turner is clearly seen on the right of the watercolour Pevensey Bay, from Crowhurst Park made from this combined drawing for John Fuller (private collection)1 and engraved by William Bernard Cooke in 1816 for Views in Sussex.
Wilton 1979, p.348 no.426.

David Blayney Brown
April 2011

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘Crowhurst Park 1810 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, April 2011, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, December 2012, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-crowhurst-park-r1131372, accessed 24 June 2018.