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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Kilchurn Castle with Ben Cruachan from the South-West 1801

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 54 Recto:
Kilchurn Castle with Ben Cruachan from the South-West 1801
D03014
Turner Bequest LVI 52
Pencil on white wove paper, 184 x 114 mm
Partial watermark ‘mott | 97’
Inscribed by Turner in pencil ‘Kilchern <Ditto> Loch Awe’ at bottom
Blind-stamped with Turner Bequest monogram bottom right
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘52’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘LVI – 52’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This is a continuation of the drawing on folio 53 verso opposite (D03013; Turner Bequest LVI 51).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Kilchurn Castle with Ben Cruachan from the South-West 1801 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 2016, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-kilchurn-castle-with-ben-cruachan-from-the-south-west-r1179209, accessed 06 December 2019.