Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Watermarked ‘J WHATMAN | TURKEY MILL | 1823’
Inscribed by an unknown hand in pencil ‘28’ bottom left
Stamped in black ‘CXCV 3’ bottom left
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The verso of a perspective diagram (Tate D40265
; Turner Bequest CXCV 3), this side is blank except for the paw prints of a cat.
Supported by The Samuel H. Kress Foundation
How to cite
Andrea Fredericksen, ‘Blank by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, June 2004, revised by David Blayney Brown, January 2012, 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-r1136791, accessed 24 August 2019.