Turner Bequest XCIII 15
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘15’ bottom left, descending vertically
Stamped in black ‘XCIII 15’ bottom left, descending vertically
Here, the tower of St Dunstan-in-the-East is only faintly outlined in pencil while other buildings and boats are drawn with the pen and shadows and reflections indicated by wash. For another view including the church see folio 13 (D05786), and for the Custom House see folio 14 (D05788) where it appears in a similar view from further to the right.
How to cite
David Blayney Brown, ‘London: St Dunstan-in-the-East and the Custom House from the Thames c.1805–6 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, October 2007, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, December 2012, https://www