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

Joseph Mallord William Turner Kew Bridge and Palace 1805

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 13 Recto:
Kew Bridge and Palace 1805
D05508
Turner Bequest XC 13
Pen and ink on off-white wove paper, prepared with a grey wash, 150 x 258 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘13’ bottom left, descending vertically
Stamped in black ‘XC 13’ bottom left, descending vertically
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
As Hill notes, this sketch shows a similar view to that on folio 11 of the sketchbook (D05505), but with less detail and cut off on the right.
Verso:
Blank

David Blayney Brown
August 2007

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘Kew Bridge and Palace 1805 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, August 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-kew-bridge-and-palace-r1129819, accessed 06 May 2015.