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
D04598
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.
Verso:
Blank

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.