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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Landscape with a Castle on a Hill 1798

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 100 Recto:
Landscape with a Castle on a Hill 1798
D01319
Turner Bequest XXXVIII 65
Pencil on white wove paper, 229 x 332 mm
Blind-stamped with Turner Bequest monogram bottom centre
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘65’ bottom left, descending vertically
Stamped in black ‘XXXVIII 65’ bottom left, descending vertically
The subject of this rapid and incomplete note is probably Wigmore Castle; see the preceding leaf, folio 99 recto (D01318; Turner Bequest XXXVIII 64).
Verso:
Blank; stamped in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Landscape with a Castle on a Hill 1798 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 2015, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-landscape-with-a-castle-on-a-hill-r1173240, accessed 20 November 2019.