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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Houses by the Thames, ?Twickenham 1805

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 9 Recto:
Houses by the Thames, ?Twickenham 1805
Turner Bequest XCIV 9
Pencil on white wove paper, prepared with a grey wash, 143 x 228 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘9’ bottom left, descending vertically
Stamped in black ‘XCIV 9’ bottom left, descending vertically
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Hill suggests that this sketch is a continuation of that on folio 8 verso (D05858), perhaps depicting Strawberry Hill.

David Blayney Brown
December 2007

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘Houses by the Thames, ?Twickenham 1805 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, December 2007, 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-houses-by-the-thames-twickenham-r1130082, accessed 21 September 2017.