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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner ?Distant Hills c.1816-19

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 92 Recto:
?Distant Hills circa 1816–19
Turner Bequest CXL 84
Pencil on white wove paper, 155 x 95 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in blue ink ‘84’ bottom left, inverted
Stamped in black ‘CXL 84’ top left, inverted
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This very slight sketch, of an unidentified subject, appears inverted according to the present foliation of the sketchbook.

David Blayney Brown
July 2011

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘?Distant Hills 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-distant-hills-r1131569, accessed 18 October 2021.