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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Part of a View of Florence from the South-East 1819

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 62 Recto:
Part of a View of Florence from the South-East 1819
D16589
Turner Bequest CXCI 62
Pencil on white wove paper, 113 x 189 mm
Inscribed by ?John Ruskin in red ink ‘62’ bottom right [very faint]
Stamped in black ‘CXCI 62’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The hills and trees briefly indicated on this page comprise part of a view of Florence from the south-east. The main body of the composition can be found on folio 61 verso (D16588).

Nicola Moorby
January 2011

How to cite

Nicola Moorby, ‘Part of a View of Florence from the South-East 1819 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, January 2011, 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-part-of-a-view-of-florence-from-the-south-east-r1138482, accessed 17 February 2020.