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

Joseph Mallord William Turner Windsor Castle and Eton from the North c.1806-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 5 Recto:
Windsor Castle and Eton from the North circa 1806–8
D06076
Turner Bequest XCVII 5
Pencil on white wove paper, 107 x 182 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘5’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘XCVII 5’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The continuation of the panoramic view on folio 4 verso (D40657) for which see comment.
Verso:
There is a slight continuation of the view of Windsor and Eton mainly on folio 6 (D06077).

David Blayney Brown
September 2008

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘Windsor Castle and Eton from the North c.1806–8 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, September 2008, 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-windsor-castle-and-eton-from-the-north-r1130257, accessed 27 August 2014.