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

Joseph Mallord William Turner The Lodge and Gate of Radley Hall, Abingdon Road Entrance, with Part of the Park c.1789

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 26 Recto:
The Lodge and Gate of Radley Hall, Abingdon Road Entrance, with Part of the Park c.1789
D00044
Turner Bequest II 26
Pencil on white laid paper, 160 x 249 mm
Squared for transfer and inscribed by Turner in pencil with numerals along top edge of grid
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘26’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘II 26’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Technical notes:
This was not originally the final leaf in the book (see entry for folio 25 verso; D00043) and, as noted in the sketchbook’s introduction, may have been the one torn out from between folios 14 and 15 (D00028; D00029). It is now tipped in.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘The Lodge and Gate of Radley Hall, Abingdon Road Entrance, with Part of the Park c.1789 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-the-lodge-and-gate-of-radley-hall-abingdon-road-entrance-r1140200, accessed 23 October 2014.