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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Colour Trials 1791

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Colour Trials 1791
Turner Bequest VII Ev
Watercolour on white wove paper, 181 x 253 mm
Stamped in black ink with Turner Bequest monogram above ‘VII E’ bottom left
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The recto is D00112 (Turner Bequest VII E).

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Colour Trials 1791 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-r1140429, accessed 23 September 2021.