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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Distant Castle and Trees c.1816

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 10 Recto:
Distant Castle and Trees c.1816
Turner Bequest CXLIX 10
Pencil on white wove paper, 93 x 149 mm
Inscribed by Turner in pencil with several colour notes on the drawing
Inscribed ?by John Ruskin in red ink ‘10’ bottom left, descending vertically
Stamped in black ‘CXLIX 10’ bottom left, descending vertically
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
For general notes on the series of unidentified subjects to which this sketch belongs see folio 2 recto (D11597).

David Hill
October 2008

How to cite

David Hill, ‘Distant Castle and Trees c.1816 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, October 2008, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, December 2013, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-distant-castle-and-trees-r1143750, accessed 25 February 2021.