Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Inscription by Turner c.1816
Ink on sketchbook cover, 125 x 206 mm
Inscribed by Turner in ink ‘Yorkshire 4’ on red leather, descending vertically
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This inscription is written on the back cover of the sketchbook.
How to cite
David Blayney Brown, ‘Inscription by Turner c.1816 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, August 2013, 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-inscription-by-turner-r1143654, accessed 20 October 2020.