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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner A Landscape with Scarborough Castle in the Distance and the Sea Beyond 1801

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 14 Recto:
A Landscape with Scarborough Castle in the Distance and the Sea Beyond 1801
D05089
Turner Bequest LXXXII 14
Pencil on white wove paper, 161 x 256 mm
Inscribed in pencil ‘12’ bottom right, descending vertically
Blind–stamped with Turner Bequest monogram bottom right
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘14’ bottom left, descending vertically
Stamped in black ‘LXXXII – 14’ bottom left, descending vertically
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The drawing was made with the page turned horizontally. Sketches at Scarborough continue as far as folio 20 recto (D05095).
Verso:
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Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘A Landscape with Scarborough Castle in the Distance and the Sea Beyond 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-landscape-with-scarborough-castle-in-the-distance-and-the-r1178657, accessed 18 April 2021.