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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Mountains near Bracklinn Falls 1834

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 17 Recto:
Mountains near Bracklinn Falls 1834
Turner Bequest CCLXXII 25a
Pencil on off-white wove paper, 117 x 184 mm
Inscribed in pencil by Edward Croft-Murray ‘17’ top right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This sketch of mountains may belong to a series of sketches of Bracklinn Falls in the hills north of Callander: folios 10, 10 verso, 11, 11 verso, 12, 12 verso and 21 (D26735, D26734, ?D26731, D26730, D26733, D26732, D26739; CCLXXII 36a, 36, 34a, 34, 35a, 35, 38a). For further information on the context of this visit see folio 33 (D26741; CCLXXII 39a).

Thomas Ardill
February 2010

How to cite

Thomas Ardill, ‘Mountains near Bracklinn Falls 1834 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, February 2010, 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-mountains-near-bracklinn-falls-r1136399, accessed 19 February 2020.