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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Near Cluses, from the Road to St Martin 1802

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 51 Recto:
Near Cluses, from the Road to St Martin 1802
D04446
Turner Bequest LXXIII 51
Pencil on grey-buff laid paper, 138 x 215 mm
Inscribed by Turner in pencil ‘Do’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘LXXIII 51’ bottom left, descending vertically
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Turner’s inscription, meaning ‘Ditto’, refers to his sketch of Cluses on the previous page of this sketchbook, folio 50 (D04445). For Cluses see especially folio 49 (D04444) and also folio 52 (D04447).
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David Blayney Brown
June 2004

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘Near Cluses, from the Road to St Martin 1802 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, June 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-near-cluses-from-the-road-to-st-martin-r1133075, accessed 15 December 2019.