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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Above Hastings, East Hill c.1806-10

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 90 Recto:
Above Hastings, East Hill circa 1806–10
Turner Bequest XCI 90
Pencil on cream wove paper, prepared with a buff wash, 128 x 201 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘90’ bottom left, descending vertically
Stamped in black ‘XCI 90’ bottom left, descending vertically
Blind-stamped with the Turner Bequest monogram, bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This is the same slope above Hastings as drawn on folio 91 of the sketchbook (D05708).
The leaf is stained with ink or grey wash.

David Blayney Brown
March 2011

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘Above Hastings, East Hill c.1806–10 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, March 2011, 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-above-hastings-east-hill-r1131018, accessed 24 May 2019.