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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Tall Trees on Richmond Hill c.1815-16

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 76 Recto:
Tall Trees on Richmond Hill circa 1815–16
Turner Bequest CXL 68
Pencil on white wove paper, 155 x 95 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in blue ink ‘68’ top left, running vertically
Stamped in black ‘CXL 68’ top right, running vertically
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Continued on folio 75 verso of the sketchbook (D10543; Turner Bequest CXL 67a) to form an upright composition. See notes to D10543 for the subject.

David Blayney Brown
July 2011

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘Tall Trees on Richmond Hill c.1815–16 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, July 2011, 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-tall-trees-on-richmond-hill-r1131538, accessed 21 May 2018.