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

Kent and Middlesex 1793–4

Turner Bequest XV A–D, XXIII G, a, XXXVI O, P, XLIV E
The majority of the subjects show Canterbury and Rochester in Kent; others are Lee, Kent (now in the London Boroughs of Lewisham and Greenwich), and Isleworth, Middlesex (now in the London Borough of Hounslow). Turner had family associations with the Isleworth area and was to live there for a while in the following decade.1
1
See David Hill, Turner on the Thames: River Journeys in the Year 1805, New Haven and London 1993.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

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Andrew Wilton, ‘Kent and Middlesex 1793–4’, subset, 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/kent-and-middlesex-r1140295, accessed 19 December 2014.