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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Inscription by Turner: Royal Academy Accounts c.1823-4

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 5 Verso:
Inscription by Turner: Royal Academy Accounts c.1823–4
D17843
Turner Bequest CCV 5a
Ink on white wove paper, 162 x 98 mm
Inscribed by Turner in ink with accounts (see main catalogue entry)
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Accounts in pounds, shillings and pence take up the whole page, turned vertically. They are continuous with those on folio 6 recto opposite (D17844), under which both passages are transcribed and discussed.

Matthew Imms
December 2014

How to cite

Matthew Imms, ‘Inscription by Turner: Royal Academy Accounts c.1823–4 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, December 2014, 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-inscription-by-turner-royal-academy-accounts-r1172554, accessed 22 May 2024.