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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner ?Near Hastings c.1806-10

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 12 Recto:
?Near Hastings circa 1806–10
D05724
Turner Bequest XCII 6
Pencil on cream wove paper, prepared with a buff wash, 153 x 216 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘6’ bottom left, descending vertically
Stamped in black ‘XCII 6’ bottom left, descending vertically
Blind-stamped with the Turner Bequest monogram lower right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This stretch of Downs or cliff is unidentified, but might be near Fairlight or Pett, towards Hastings.
The leaf is stained along the left margin.
Verso:
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David Blayney Brown
April 2010

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘?Near Hastings c.1806–10 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, April 2010, 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-hastings-r1131044, accessed 14 November 2019.