Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Norham: The Castle Seen from the Opposite Bank of the Tweed, Looking South 1801
Turner Bequest LIII 48
Pencil on white wove paper, 162 x 112 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘48’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘LIII – 48’ bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
A.J. Finberg, A Complete Inventory of the Drawings of the Turner Bequest, London 1909, vol.I, p.135 LIII 48 (as ‘Do. do.’ [i.e. ditto] Norham Castle c.1801).
This is a continuation of the drawing on folio 47 verso opposite (D02544
), under which the subject is discussed.
How to cite
Andrew Wilton, ‘Norham: The Castle Seen from the Opposite Bank of the Tweed, Looking South 1801 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, May 2013, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, April 2016, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-norham-the-castle-seen-from-the-opposite-bank-of-the-tweed-r1178567, accessed 09 July 2020.