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

Joseph Mallord William Turner Trees by the Thames 1805

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 14 Recto:
Trees by the Thames 1805
D05509
Turner Bequest XC 14
Pen and ink on off-white wove paper, prepared with a grey wash, 150 x 258 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘14’ bottom left, descending vertically
Stamped in black ‘XC 14’ bottom left, descending vertically
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Probably a view of the Thames near Syon or the mouth of the River Brent.

David Blayney Brown
August 2007

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘Trees by the Thames 1805 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, August 2007, 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-trees-by-the-thames-r1129820, accessed 30 July 2015.