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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Blair Atholl: The Rocky Bed of the River Tilt between Wooded Banks 1801

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 122 Recto:
Blair Atholl: The Rocky Bed of the River Tilt between Wooded Banks 1801
D03148
Turner Bequest LVI 120
Pencil on white wove paper, 184 x 114 mm
Partial watermark ‘C Wi | 17’
Inscribed by Turner in pencil ‘Blair Athol’ bottom right
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘120’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘LVI – 120’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This is a continuation of the drawing on folio 121 verso opposite (D03147; Turner Bequest LVI 119a).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Blair Atholl: The Rocky Bed of the River Tilt between Wooded Banks 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-blair-atholl-the-rocky-bed-of-the-river-tilt-between-wooded-r1179343, accessed 14 October 2019.