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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner A Diagram 1834

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 87 Recto:
A Diagram 1834
Turner Bequest CCLXVIII 87
Pencil on white wove paper, 181 x 111 mm
Inscribed in pencil ‘12’ top right
Inscribed in red ink by John Ruskin ‘87’ top left inverted
Stamped in black ‘CCLXVIII – 87’ top left inverted
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The sketch on this page looks like a diagram, perhaps of something architectural. It has not been linked to anything else in the sketchbook.

Thomas Ardill
January 2011

How to cite

Thomas Ardill, ‘A Diagram 1834 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, January 2011, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, December 2012, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-a-diagram-r1136186, accessed 07 December 2021.