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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Nancy: the Porte Stanislas 1802

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 12 Recto:
Nancy: the Porte Stanislas 1802
Turner Bequest LXXVII 12
Pencil on white wove paper, 154 x 240 mm
Inscribed by Turner in pencil ‘Nancy’ bottom right
Inscribed probably by John Ruskin in red ink ‘12’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘LXXVII – 9’ bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
For Nancy and the Porte Stanislas, see folio 11 of this sketchbook (D04746).

David Blayney Brown
March 2004

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘Nancy: the Porte Stanislas 1802 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, March 2004, 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-nancy-the-porte-stanislas-r1133450, accessed 24 June 2024.