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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner A Wooded Hill beside a River 1798

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 52 Recto:
A Wooded Hill beside a River 1798
D01546
Turner Bequest XL 50
Pencil on white wove paper, 135 x 95 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘50’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘XL – 50’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The drawing continues on folio 51 verso opposite (D01545; Turner Bequest XL 49a), under which the subject is discussed.
Verso:
Blank; slight pencil marks; inscribed in red ink ‘49’.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘A Wooded Hill beside a River 1798 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 2015, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-a-wooded-hill-beside-a-river-r1173785, accessed 21 April 2021.