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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Old London Bridge on the River Thames from the Pool of London with Southwark Cathedral Beyond ?1824

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 7 Verso:
Old London Bridge on the River Thames from the Pool of London with Southwark Cathedral Beyond ?1824
D17847
Turner Bequest CCV 7a
Pencil on white wove paper, 98 x 162 mm
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Old London Bridge is seen across the River Thames with the tower of Southwark Cathedral beyond to the south-west. More than half the drawings in this sketchbook show the river around the bridge, and are likely to date from 1824; see the Introduction.

Matthew Imms
December 2014

How to cite

Matthew Imms, ‘Old London Bridge on the River Thames from the Pool of London with Southwark Cathedral Beyond ?1824 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, December 2014, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, April 2015, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-old-london-bridge-on-the-river-thames-from-the-pool-of-r1172558, accessed 22 May 2024.