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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Ben More from the North-East 1801

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 83 Recto:
Ben More from the North-East 1801
D03072
Turner Bequest LVI 81
Pencil on white wove paper, 184 x 114 mm
Partial watermark ‘mott | 97’
Inscribed by Turner in pencil ‘Ben Moor’ bottom right
Blind-stamped with Turner Bequest monogram bottom right
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘81’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘LVI – 81’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This is a continuation of the study on folio 82 verso opposite (D03071; Turner Bequest LVI 80a).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Ben More from the North-East 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-from-the-north-east-r1179267, accessed 05 December 2021.