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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner ?Landscape View c.1824

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
?Landscape View c.1824
Turner Bequest CCXXIV 46
Pencil on blue wove paper, 140 x 193 mm
Stamped in black ‘CCXXIV 46’ bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
A series of five or six marks in chalk appear on the right half of the paper indicating features in a landscape.
For the grouping and dating of these works, see the section Introduction.
Technical notes:
The sheet has suffered water damage, likely a result of the 1928 Tate Gallery flood. This has discoloured the paper and an inscription in ink in the bottom right of the verso is now illegible.
Blank except for inscriptions. Inscribed in pencil ‘46’ vertical ascending top left. Inscribed in pencil ‘52 | O’ bottom right.

Ben Pollitt
August 2019

How to cite

Ben Pollitt, ‘?Landscape View c.1824 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, August 2019, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, March 2023, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-landscape-view-r1202095, accessed 17 April 2024.