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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Harlech: The Town and Castle from the North, Seen from Below 1798

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 58 Recto:
Harlech: The Town and Castle from the North, Seen from Below 1798
D01292
Turner Bequest XXXVIII 40
Pencil on white wove paper, 229 x 332 mm
Blind-stamped with Turner Bequest monogram bottom centre
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘40’ bottom left, descending vertically
Stamped in black ‘XXXVIII 40’ bottom left, descending vertically
This is one of a sequence of views at Harlech; see also folios 59–62 (D01293–D01295, D01329; Turner Bequest XXXVIII 41, 42, 42a, 75).
Verso:
Blank; stamped in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Harlech: The Town and Castle from the North, Seen from Below 1798 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 2015, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-harlech-the-town-and-castle-from-the-north-seen-from-below-r1173198, accessed 11 May 2021.