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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Tell's Chapel, Lake Lucerne 1802

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 71 Recto:
Tell’s Chapel, Lake Lucerne 1802
Turner Bequest LXXVI 71
Pencil on white laid paper, 156 x 201 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘71’ bottom left, descending vertically
Stamped in black ‘LXXVI 71’ bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
For Tell’s Chapel and Turner’s use of this subject, see note to folio 70 of this sketchbook (D04730).
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘611’

David Blayney Brown
March 2004

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘Tell’s Chapel, Lake Lucerne 1802 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, March 2004, 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-tells-chapel-lake-lucerne-r1133208, accessed 26 May 2018.