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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Cattle on the Bank of a River, with Boats Passing 1808

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 48 Recto:
Cattle on the Bank of a River, with Boats Passing 1808
D06919
Turner Bequest CIV 47
Pencil on white laid paper, 98 x 162 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘47’ top left, inverted
Stamped in black ‘CIV 47’ top left, inverted
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Drawn with the sketchbook inverted, this is a continuation of the subject on folio 47 verso (D06918; Turner Bequest CIV 46a), for which see catalogue note for the subject.

David Blayney Brown
May 2010

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘Cattle on the Bank of a River, with Boats Passing 1808 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, May 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-cattle-on-the-bank-of-a-river-with-boats-passing-r1133675, accessed 24 August 2019.