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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Mountains 1802

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 6 Recto:
Mountains 1802
Turner Bequest LXXV 6
Pencil on white wove paper prepared with grey wash, 473 x 315 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘6’ bottom left, descending vertically
Stamped in black ‘LXXV 6’ bottom left, descending vertically
This is a slight outline sketch. The mountain location is unidentied. The paper is rubbed, especially near the right-hand edge.

David Blayney Brown
October 2011

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘Mountains 1802 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, October 2011, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, August 2014, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-mountains-r1146479, accessed 23 June 2024.