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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner An Ivy-Clad Church with Figures near a Tomb, and Shipping Beyond 1796-7

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 58 Recto:
An Ivy-Clad Church with Figures near a Tomb, and Shipping Beyond 1796–7
D01234
Turner Bequest XXXVII 117
Pencil, watercolour and gouache on blue laid wrapping paper prepared with a red-brown wash, 113 x 93 mm
Stamped in black ‘XXXVII – 117’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The composition continues across folio 57 recto opposite (D01233; Turner Bequest XXXVII 116), under which the subject is discussed.

Andrew Wilton
September 2012

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘An Ivy-Clad Church with Figures near a Tomb, and Shipping Beyond 1796–7 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, September 2012, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, November 2014, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-an-ivy-clad-church-with-figures-near-a-tomb-and-shipping-r1149924, accessed 24 November 2020.