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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner A Rocky Headland, with the Sea Beyond 1801

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 79 Verso:
A Rocky Headland, with the Sea Beyond 1801
D02738
Turner Bequest LIV 79a
Pencil with scraping-out and white gouache on white wove paper prepared with a mauve-pink ground, 115 x 164 mm
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The drawing is inverted relative to the sketchbook’s foliation.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘A Rocky Headland, with 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-rocky-headland-with-the-sea-beyond-r1178924, accessed 19 February 2020.