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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Lighthouse, ?Berwick-upon-Tweed 1831

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 60 Verso:
Lighthouse, ?Berwick-upon-Tweed 1831
Turner Bequest CCLXIV 60a
Pencil on white wove paper, 74 x 94 mm
Inscribed in pencil by Turner ?‘Water’ top
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The two sketches on this page, drawn with the sketchbook inverted, depict a pier or breakwater that may be at Berwick-upon-Tweed (see folio 60; D25635), making these two views from the north.

Thomas Ardill
September 2009

How to cite

Thomas Ardill, ‘Lighthouse, ?Berwick-upon-Tweed 1831 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, September 2009, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, December 2012, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-lighthouse-berwick-upon-tweed-r1133996, accessed 21 April 2021.