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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Kendal Bridge, Church and Castle 1816

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 44 Verso:
Kendal Bridge, Church and Castle 1816
D11517
Turner Bequest CXLVII 44a
Pencil on white wove paper, 125 x 206 mm
Watermarked ‘[WHA]TMAN | [18]14’
Inscribed ?by Turner in ?ink ‘2’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This sketch, recording Kendal Bridge and the tower of the parish church from the right (west) bank of the River Kent, south of the bridge, is continued to the right on D40842, inside the back cover opposite. The sketch on the recto (D11516) depicts the same material, but from a more distant viewpoint.

David Hill
February 2009

How to cite

David Hill, ‘Kendal Bridge, Church and Castle 1816 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 2013, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-kendal-bridge-church-and-castle-r1143652, accessed 08 December 2019.