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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner A Cottage among Trees, with a View of a Valley and Winding River Beyond 1798

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 13 Recto:
A Cottage among Trees, with a View of a Valley and Winding River Beyond 1798
D01368
Turner Bequest XXXIX 13
Pencil on white wove writing paper, 170 x 266 mm
Blind-stamped with Turner Bequest monogram bottom right
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘13’ bottom left, descending vertically
Stamped in black ‘XXXIX 13’ bottom left, descending vertically
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Drawn with the page turned horizontally, the subject remains unidentified.
Verso:
Blank; stamped in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘A Cottage among Trees, with a View of a Valley and Winding River Beyond 1798 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 2015, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-a-cottage-among-trees-with-a-view-of-a-valley-and-winding-r1173595, accessed 30 November 2021.