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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Details of Gothic Architecture at Eton or Windsor c.1816-19

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
First Flyleaf:
Details of Gothic Architecture at Eton or Windsor circa 1816–19
D40868
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, D01411).
Charles Turner was an Executor of the Turner Bequest; his endorsement is on folio 3 (D10414). See also Introduction to the sketchbook.

David Blayney Brown
July 2011

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.