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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Inscription by Turner ?1827-9

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Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Inscription by Turner ?1827–9
Turner Bequest CCLX 59v
Pencil on paper
Inscribed in pencil by Turner ‘St Germains – looking towards Marly’ along upper part of sheet
Inscribed by Ruskin ‘78’
Inscribed in pencil ‘50/a’ centre right
Stamped in black with the Turner Bequest monogram and ‘CCLX–59’ lower right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The verso of D24895 (Turner Bequest CCLX 59), this sheet includes a now virtually illegible inscription by Turner previously recorded as ‘St Germains – looking towards Marly’1.

Elizabeth Jacklin
October 2018

Warrell 1999, p.267 no.39.

How to cite

Elizabeth Jacklin, ‘Inscription by Turner ?1827–9 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, October 2018, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, November 2019, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-inscription-by-turner-r1195881, accessed 14 April 2024.