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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner A Waterfall, with Trees Beyond 1798

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 45 Recto:
A Waterfall, with Trees Beyond 1798
D01764
Turner Bequest XLII 89
Pencil and gouache on buff laid paper, 125 x 174 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘89’ bottom left, descending vertically
Stamped in black ‘XLII – 89’ bottom left, descending vertically
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Drawn with the page turned horizontally, this is a continuation of the view on folio 44 verso opposite (D01763; Turner Bequest XLI 88); the subject is unidentified.

Andrew Wilton
March 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘A Waterfall, with Trees Beyond 1798 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, March 2013, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, April 2015, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-a-waterfall-with-trees-beyond-r1173960, accessed 20 October 2021.