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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner From Sutton Bank Looking North to Whitestone Cliff c.1816

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 293 Recto:
From Sutton Bank Looking North to Whitestone Cliff c.1816
D11892
Turner Bequest CXLIX 293
Pencil on white wove paper, 149 x 93 mm
There is the trace of an inscription in red ink ‘293’ top left, inverted
Stamped in black ‘CXLIX 293’ top left, inverted
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This is the left half of a double-page spread continued to the right on folio 292 verso opposite (D11891), taken from above the Sutton Bank road, looking north to Whitestone Cliff above left. The spread is the first of three in this sketchbook (see also, numbered from the back, folios 292 recto–291 verso, D11890–D11889; and folios 291 recto–290 verso, D11888–D11887) recording the whole panorama from north to south on Sutton Bank.
For Sutton Bank see folio 295 recto (D11896).

David Hill
October 2008

How to cite

David Hill, ‘From Sutton Bank Looking North to Whitestone Cliff 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-from-sutton-bank-looking-north-to-whitestone-cliff-r1144037, accessed 02 March 2021.