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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Blank c.1809-10

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Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 9 Recto:
Turner Bequest CXV 17
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘17’ bottom right
Technical notes:
The sheet is from a batch watermarked ‘J Whatman | 1807’.1 Like the others remaining in the sketchbook, it is extensively water-stained owing to immersion in the basement of the Tate Gallery during the Thames flood of January 1928.
Notes by Peter Bower, Tate conservation files.

Matthew Imms
May 2006

How to cite

Matthew Imms, ‘Blank by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, May 2006, 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-blank-r1131822, accessed 18 July 2024.