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

Joseph Mallord William Turner, Thomas Girtin A Circular Temple on a High Cliff Overlooking a Lake c.1794-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Thomas Girtin 1775–1802
Folio 62 Recto:
A Circular Temple on a High Cliff Overlooking a Lake c.1794–8
D36475
Turner Bequest CCCLXXIII 62
Pencil and grey and grey-blue wash on white wove paper, 192 x 239 mm mounted on white cartridge paper, 363 x 495 mm
Blind-stamped with Turner Bequest monogram bottom right
Inscribed in pencil ‘62’ on mount, top right
Stamped in black ‘CCCLXXIII – 62’ on mount, bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Verso:
Blank (laid down).

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘A Circular Temple on a High Cliff Overlooking a Lake c.1794–8 by Joseph Mallord William Turner, Thomas Girtin’, 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-thomas-girtin-a-circular-temple-on-a-high-cliff-overlooking-r1140647, accessed 01 August 2014.