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

Joseph Mallord William Turner Tabley House from the Moat, with the Water Tower, and Cattle Watering 1808

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 10 Recto:
Tabley House from the Moat, with the Water Tower, and Cattle Watering 1808
D06992
Turner Bequest CV 8
Pencil on white wove paper, 108 x 185 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘8’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘CV 8’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
For Turner’s visit to Tabley in 1808, see Introduction to the sketchbook, and for other views of the Moat including the water tower, folio 9 (D06990; Turner Bequest CV 7). The subject extends slightly on to folio 9 verso (D06991; Turner Bequest 7a) and, if the leaf is folded over, on to folio 11 (D06993; Turner Bequest CV 9).
Verso:
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David Blayney Brown
June 2010

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘Tabley House from the Moat, with the Water Tower, and Cattle Watering 1808 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, June 2010, 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-tabley-house-from-the-moat-with-the-water-tower-and-cattle-r1134512, accessed 20 December 2014.