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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Ben More and Loch Dochart, with Castle Dochart 1801

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Ben More and Loch Dochart, with Castle Dochart 1801
D03398
Turner Bequest LVIII 19
Pencil and gouache on white wove paper prepared with a grey–buff wash, 343 x 490 mm
Blind–stamped with Turner Bequest monogram bottom right
Stamped in black ‘LVIII – 19’ bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Turner made a rapid note of Castle Dochart, built by Colin Campbell in 1590, in the 1801 Scotch Lakes sketchbook (Tate D03057–D03058; Turner Bequest LVI 73a–74). See also Tate D03402 (Turner Bequest LVIII 23).
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Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Ben More and Loch Dochart, with Castle Dochart 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-ben-more-and-loch-dochart-with-castle-dochart-r1179795, accessed 18 October 2019.