Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Details of Gothic Architecture at Eton or Windsor circa 1816–19
Pencil on white wove paper, 155 x 95 mm
Inscribed by Charles Turner in ink ‘Marked | Next Leaf | CT.’
Stamped in black ‘CXL’ top left
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The sketches here include one of part of a fan-vaulted roof, probably in Eton College Chapel or St George’s Chapel, Windsor; see also folio 1 and verso of the sketchbook (D10410
Charles Turner was an Executor of the Turner Bequest; his endorsement is on folio 3 (D10414
). See also Introduction to the sketchbook.
How to cite
David Blayney Brown, ‘Details of Gothic Architecture at Eton or Windsor c.1816–19 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, July 2011, 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-details-of-gothic-architecture-at-eton-or-windsor-r1131392, accessed 20 February 2019.