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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Mountains near Tyndrum 1801

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 72 Recto:
Mountains near Tyndrum 1801
Turner Bequest LVI 70
Pencil on white wove paper, 184 x 114 mm
Inscribed by Turner in pencil ‘near Tindrum’ bottom centre
Blind-stamped with Turner Bequest monogram bottom right
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘70’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘LVI – 70’ bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This drawing seems to be a continuation of that on folios 70 verso–71 recto (D03047–D03048; Turner Bequest LVI 68a–69).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Mountains near Tyndrum 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-mountains-near-tyndrum-r1179245, accessed 23 May 2022.