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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner ?Crickhowell: The Castle Ruins from the East 1798

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 48 Recto:
?Crickhowell: The Castle Ruins from the East 1798
D01540
Turner Bequest XL 46
Pencil on white wove paper, 135 x 95 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘46’ top left, upside down
Stamped in black ‘XL – 46’ top left, upside down
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Inverted relative to the sketchbook’s foliation, this drawing continues on folio 47 verso opposite (D01539; Turner Bequest XL 45a), under which the subject is discussed.
Verso:
Blank; inscribed in red ink ‘47’.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘?Crickhowell: The Castle Ruins 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-crickhowell-the-castle-ruins-from-the-east-r1173779, accessed 24 October 2021.