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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Caudebec-en-Caux from the East ?1832

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 18 Recto:
Caudebec-en-Caux from the East ?1832
Turner Bequest CCLII 18
Pencil on white wove paper, 114 x 187 mm
Partial watermark ‘J. JELL | 18’
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘18’ top left, inverted
Stamped in black ‘CCLII – 18’ top left, inverted
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Inverted in relation to the sketchbook as foliated, this sketch continues onto folio 17 verso opposite (D23551; Turner Bequest CCLII 17a), forming a single view from the high ground to the east of Caudebec-en-Caux all the way down the Seine valley to Villequier and beyond. See the entry on folio 17 verso (D23551; Turner Bequest CCLII 17a) for a full description.

John Chu
April 2014

How to cite

John Chu, ‘Caudebec-en-Caux from the East ?1832 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, April 2014, 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-caudebec-en-caux-from-the-east-r1175044, accessed 18 May 2022.