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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Clouds 1799

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 18 Verso:
Clouds 1799
Turner Bequest XLV 18a
Pencil on white wove paper, 225 x 329 mm
Blind-stamped with Turner Bequest monogram centre right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Like the rapid sketch on the preceding leaf, folio 17 verso (D01935), this is an extremely slight note, made with the page turned horizontally.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Clouds 1799 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, May 2013, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, April 2016, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-clouds-r1177810, accessed 20 October 2021.