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 150
Chalk on blue wove paper, 141 x 194 mm
Stamped in black ‘CCXXIV 150’ bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The sheet bears traces of chalk and a curved form described in pencil in the centre suggests possibly a landscape view.
For the grouping and dating of these works, see the section Introduction.
Technical notes:
There is considerable water damage running along the top of the page and around the bottom left, likely a result of the 1928 Tate Gallery flood.
The paper is smudged with chalk. Inscribed in pencil ‘150’ 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-r1202139, accessed 23 April 2024.