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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Durham: The Castle Seen from the Opposite Bank of the River 1801

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 20 Recto:
Durham: The Castle Seen from the Opposite Bank of the River 1801
D02492
Turner Bequest LIII 20
Pencil on white wove paper, 162 x 112 mm
Partial watermark ‘94 | atman
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘20’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘LIII – 20’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This is a continuation of the drawing on folio 19 verso opposite (D02491), under which the subject is discussed.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Durham: The Castle Seen from the Opposite Bank of the River 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-durham-the-castle-seen-from-the-opposite-bank-of-the-river-r1178514, accessed 17 May 2022.