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
D20549
Turner Bequest CCXXIV 233
Pencil on blue wove paper, 282 x 192 mm
Stamped in black ‘CCXXIV 233’ top right, ascending vertically
Inscribed in pencil ‘235 | O’ top left, upside down
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The extent to which this sketch has faded makes it difficult to identify the subject.
For the grouping and dating of these works, see the section Introduction.
Technical notes:
This sketch appears on one half of a large sheet bisected by the faint line of a fold; this half measures 134 x 192mm. On the same sheet is D20548 (CCXXIV 233). The right edge of the page is discoloured, darkening to red on the top right corner.
Verso:
Blank except for inscription. Inscribed in ink ‘233’ top left.

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-r1202155, accessed 23 April 2024.