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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Eton College and Chapel from the North c.1806-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 4 Recto:
Eton College and Chapel from the North circa 1806–8
D06075
Turner Bequest XCVII 4
Pencil on white wove paper, 107 x 182 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘4’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘XCVII 4’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
A somewhat more distant view from the same angle, extended to include Windsor Castle, is on the verso running across folio 5 (D40657–D06076).

David Blayney Brown
September 2008

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘Eton College and Chapel from the North c.1806–8 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, September 2008, 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-eton-college-and-chapel-from-the-north-r1130255, accessed 24 July 2016.