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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Clouds c.1799-1800

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 3 Recto:
Clouds c.1799–1800
Turner Bequest LXVI 3
Pencil on blue laid paper, 83 x 166 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘3’ bottom left, descending vertically
Stamped in black ‘LXVI – 3’ bottom left, descending vertically
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
See folio 1 recto (D03833), and the note there regarding cloud studies in the contemporary Dolbadarn and Studies for Pictures sketchbooks (Tate; Turner Bequest TB XLVI, LXIX).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Clouds c.1799–1800 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-r1180075, accessed 24 January 2022.