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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner ?Margate c.1805-9

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 71 Recto:
?Margate circa 1805–9
D06475
Turner Bequest XCIX 67
Pencil on off-white wove paper, 115 x 190 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in blue ink ‘67’ top right
Stamped in black ‘XCIX 67’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This is probably Margate from near the stone pier, with the cliffs at left, but the sketch is very slight.

David Blayney Brown
March 2009

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘?Margate c.1805–9 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, March 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-margate-r1130671, accessed 21 October 2019.