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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner A Castle, with Cottages in the Foreground 1801

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 51 Verso:
A Castle, with Cottages in the Foreground 1801
D02683
Turner Bequest LIV 51a
Pencil on white wove paper prepared with a mauve-pink ground, 115 x 164 mm
Stamped in black with Turner Bequest monogram top right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Inverted relative to the sketchbook’s foliation, the castle shown here is as yet unidentified.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘A Castle, with Cottages in the Foreground 1801 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, May 2013, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, April 2016, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-a-castle-with-cottages-in-the-foreground-r1178869, accessed 06 December 2021.