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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Colour Trials ?1794

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Colour Trials ?1794
D40051
Watercolour on white wove paper, 213 x 277 mm
Stamped in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram bottom left
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
There are colour trials in blue and sienna. The recto is D00380 (Turner Bequest XXIII F).

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Colour Trials ?1794 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, April 2012, 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-colour-trials-r1140238, accessed 13 December 2019.