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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Loch Long, Evening c.1801

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Loch Long, Evening c.1801
Turner Bequest LX G
Pencil and watercolour on white wove paper, 351 x 491 mm
Watermark ‘J Whatman 1794’
Stamped in black ‘LX – G’ bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Compare the morning view of the same subject, Tate D03637 (Turner Bequest LX F).
Technical notes:
Except at the edges, the sheet is faded from exposure.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Loch Long, Evening c.1801 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 2016, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-loch-long-evening-r1179841, accessed 15 July 2019.