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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Lake and Mountains c.1801

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Lake and Mountains c.1801
D03636
Turner Bequest LX E
Pencil and watercolour on white wove paper, 340 x 492 mm
Inscribed by Turner in brown ink ‘32’ towards bottom right
Stamped in black ‘LX – E’ bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The location of this Scottish view remains unidentified.
Technical notes:
Except at the edges, the sheet is severely faded from exposure.1
1
As noted in Finberg 1909, I, p.161.
Verso:
Blank

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Lake and Mountains c.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-lake-and-mountains-r1179838, accessed 25 April 2019.