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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner ?Building, Northern France 1832

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 107 Recto:
?Building, Northern France 1832
Turner Bequest CCLVII 107
Pencil on white laid paper, 127 x 175 mm
Inscribed by Turner in pencil ‘S[...]’ top right, ascending vertically
Inscribed by John Ruskin in blue ink ‘107’ bottom left and ‘2’ bottom right, ascending vertically
Stamped in black ‘CCLVII 107’ bottom right, ascending vertically
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
A very slight sketch has been drawn in the top right-hand corner of this page. As buildings are sketched onto folio 106 verso opposite (D24376; Turner Bequest CCLVII 106a), these marks may also depict an architectural subject.

John Chu
January 2015

How to cite

John Chu, ‘?Building, Northern France 1832 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, January 2015, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, April 2015, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-building-northern-france-r1175405, accessed 07 March 2021.