Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Front Cover of Rome and Florence sketchbook 1819
Pencil and black ink on board, 119 x 190 mm
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
A.J. Finberg, A Complete Inventory of the Drawings of the Turner Bequest, London 1909, vol.I, p.567.
For comments on the inscriptions on the front cover of this sketchbook see the main introduction to the sketchbook.
How to cite
Nicola Moorby, ‘Front Cover of Rome and Florence sketchbook 1819 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, February 2009, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, December 2012, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-front-cover-of-rome-and-florence-sketchbook-r1138377, accessed 20 May 2022.