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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Blank 1819

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Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 1 Recto:
Turner Bequest CLXXXV 1
White wove paper, 113 x 189 mm
Inscribed in black ink ‘No.278 | Contains 86 Leaves | Pencil Sketches most on both sides – | H.S. Trimmer | C. Turner’ and initialled in pencil by Charles Lock Eastlake ‘C.L.E.’ and John Prescott Knight, ‘JPK’.
Inscribed by ?John Ruskin in blue ink ‘278’ bottom right and ‘1’ top right
Stamped in black ‘CLXXXV 1’ bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This page is blank but has been numbered ‘278’ as part of the Turner Schedule in 1854 and endorsed by the Executors of the Turner Bequest.

Nicola Moorby
September 2010

How to cite

Nicola Moorby, ‘Blank by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, September 2010, 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-r1138205, accessed 25 May 2024.