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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Kilchurn: View of the Mountains ?to the South-East, with the Village of Dalmally 1801

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 56 Recto:
Kilchurn: View of the Mountains ?to the South-East, with the Village of Dalmally 1801
D03018
Turner Bequest LVI 54
Pencil on white wove paper, 184 x 114 mm
Partial watermark ‘C Wi | 17’
Inscribed by Turner in pencil ‘<Ditto> Kilchern’ bottom right
Blind-stamped with Turner Bequest monogram bottom right
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘54’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘LVI – 54’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This subject appears to be a continuation of the panorama on 54 verso–55 recto (D03015–D03016; Turner Bequest LVI 52a–53). There is also a slight continuation across the gutter to folio 54 verso opposite (D03017; Turner Bequest 53a).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Kilchurn: View of the Mountains ?to the South-East, with the Village of Dalmally 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-view-of-the-mountains-to-the-south-east-with-the-r1179213, accessed 30 November 2021.