The drawing was made with the page turned horizontally. A finished watercolour of the subject (usually known as The Crypt, Kirkstall, or Kirkstall Refectory) is currently untraced.1 Turner made an exceptionally large number of drawings at Kirkstall; see under folio 11 recto (D00916; Turner Bequest XXXIV 10a).
Andrew Wilton, J.M.W. Turner: His Life and Work, Fribourg 1979, pp.325–6 no.235, reproduced.
Blank; stamped in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram.
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