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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Landscape with Trees c.1824

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Landscape with Trees c.1824
Turner Bequest CCXXIV 141
Chalk and pencil on blue wove paper, 142 x 195 mm
Stamped in black ‘CCXXIV 141’ bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
A number of trees, their foliage described with lively marks in pencil, stand on the banks of a flat plain or possibly a river.
For the grouping and dating of these works, see the section Introduction.
Blank except for inscriptions. Inscribed in pencil ‘141’ top left, vertically ascending. Inscribed in pencil ‘52 | O’ bottom right.

Ben Pollitt
August 2019

How to cite

Ben Pollitt, ‘Landscape with Trees 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-with-trees-r1202136, accessed 23 April 2024.