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

Joseph Mallord William Turner Mill Bay, Isle of Wight 1795

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 32 Recto:
Mill Bay, Isle of Wight 1795
D00439
Turner Bequest XXIV 31
Pencil on white wove paper, 204 x 264 mm
Inscribed by Turner in pencil ‘Mill Bay’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘XXIV 31’ bottom left, descending vertically
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Mill Bay is now incorporated into the township of Ventnor, between Bonchurch and Orchard Bay (see folio 30 recto; D00437; Turner Bequest XXIV 29).
Verso:
Blank; stamped in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Mill Bay, Isle of Wight 1795 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, April 2012, 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-mill-bay-isle-of-wight-r1141017, accessed 31 August 2014.