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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Part of a View of the Bay of Pozzuoli 1819

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 69 Verso:
Part of a View of the Bay of Pozzuoli 1819
D16042
Turner Bequest CLXXXVI 67 a
Pencil on white wove paper, 113 x 189 mm
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The details on this page are part of a view of the Bay of Pozzuoli which has spilled over from the opposite sheet of the double-page spread, see folio 70 (D16043; Turner Bequest CLXXXVI 68). The vista looks north-west across the plain of Bagnoli and this side depicts the hills which border the landscape to the north and east.

Nicola Moorby
July 2010

How to cite

Nicola Moorby, ‘Part of a View of the Bay of Pozzuoli 1819 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, July 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-part-of-a-view-of-the-bay-of-pozzuoli-r1137966, accessed 23 May 2022.