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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Criccieth: The Town and Castle from the East 1798

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 24 Recto:
Criccieth: The Town and Castle from the East 1798
D01379
Turner Bequest XXXIX 24
Pencil on white wove writing paper, 170 x 266 mm
Blind-stamped with Turner Bequest monogram bottom right
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘24’ bottom left, descending vertically
Stamped in black ‘XXXIX 24’ bottom left, descending vertically
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The subject was drawn with the page turned horizontally. See under folio 23 recto (D01378).
Verso:
Blank; stamped in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Criccieth: The Town and Castle from the East 1798 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 2015, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-criccieth-the-town-and-castle-from-the-east-r1173606, accessed 16 July 2019.