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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Lake Albano 1819

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 4 Recto:
Lake Albano 1819
Turner Bequest CLXXXII 4
Pencil on white wove paper, 113 x 189 mm
Inscribed by the ?artist in pencil ‘4’ top left
Inscribed by John Ruskin in blue ink ‘4’ top right and ‘301’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘CLXXXII 4’ bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The sketch, continued from folio 3 verso (D15301), shows the Lake of Albano from the eastern side of the water.

Nicola Moorby
May 2008

How to cite

Nicola Moorby, ‘Lake Albano 1819 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, May 2008, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, December 2012, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-lake-albano-r1132597, accessed 25 May 2024.