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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner A Mountain Pass 1808

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 23 Recto:
A Mountain Pass 1808
Turner Bequest CIV 22
Pencil on white laid paper, 98 x 162 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘22’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘CIV 22’ bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The subject is unidentified, but see Introduction to the sketchbook for Turner’s excursion into North Wales from Tabley in 1808.

David Blayney Brown
May 2010

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘A Mountain Pass 1808 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, May 2010, 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-mountain-pass-r1133640, accessed 21 July 2024.