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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner A River Valley and Mountains 1801

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 126 Verso:
A River Valley and Mountains 1801
D03157
Turner Bequest LVI 124a
Pencil on white wove paper, 184 x 114 mm
Partial watermark ‘mott | 97’
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The subject is continued on folio 127 recto opposite (D03158; Turner Bequest LVI 125). It may show a stretch of the Tummel, or more probably the Tay, between Pitlochry and Dunkeld.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘A River Valley and Mountains 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-river-valley-and-mountains-r1179352, accessed 17 October 2021.