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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner From Sutton Bank, Looking North-West to Gormire Lake c.1816

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 291 Verso:
From Sutton Bank, Looking North-West to Gormire Lake c.1816
D11889
Turner Bequest CXLIX 291a
Pencil on white wove paper, 149 x 93 mm
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This is the right half of a double-page spread continued from folio 292 recto opposite (D11890), taken from above the Sutton Bank road, looking north-west to Gormire Lake. The view is the second of three page spreads recording the whole panorama from north to south on Sutton Bank (see, running from the back, folios 292 verso–293 recto, D11892–D11891; and folios 291 recto–290 verso, D11888–D11887).
For Sutton Bank in this sketchbook see folio 295 recto (D11896)..

David Hill
October 2008

How to cite

David Hill, ‘From Sutton Bank, Looking North-West to Gormire Lake 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-west-to-gormire-lake-r1144034, accessed 09 March 2021.