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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Dumbarton Rock, ?from the North-East 1801

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 31 Recto:
Dumbarton Rock, ?from the North-East 1801
Turner Bequest LVI 31
Pencil on white wove paper, 114 x 184 mm
Partial watermark ‘mott | 97’
Inscribed by Turner in pencil ‘Dumbarton’ bottom right
Blind-stamped with Turner Bequest monogram below right of centre
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘31’ bottom left, descending vertically
Stamped in black ‘LVI – 31’ bottom left, descending vertically
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The drawing was made with the page turned horizontally. See under folio 25 verso (D02961).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Dumbarton Rock, ?from the North-East 1801 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 2016, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-dumbarton-rock-from-the-north-east-r1179165, accessed 30 November 2021.