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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Chimneys, ?Rome c.1819

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 5 Verso:
Chimneys, ?Rome circa 1819
D16769
Turner Bequest CXCIII 4 a
Pencil on white wove paper, 115 x 94 mm
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Turner has used this page to make several studies of ornate and decorative chimneys, probably seen somewhere in Rome.

Nicola Moorby
February 2010

How to cite

Nicola Moorby, ‘Chimneys, ?Rome c.1819 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, February 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-chimneys-rome-r1138544, accessed 18 May 2022.