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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Edinburgh Castle Seen from the West, with Trees and ?the Water of Leith in the Foreground 1801

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 22 Verso:
Edinburgh Castle Seen from the West, with Trees and ?the Water of Leith in the Foreground 1801
D02842
Turner Bequest LV 22a
Pencil on white wove paper, 195 x 127 mm
Blind-stamped with Turner Bequest monogram bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Inverted relative to the sketchbook’s foliation, the subject is continued on folio 23 recto opposite (D02843).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Edinburgh Castle Seen from the West, with Trees and ?the Water of Leith in the Foreground 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-edinburgh-castle-seen-from-the-west-with-trees-and-the-water-r1179032, accessed 30 November 2020.