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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner ?Pevensey Bay from near Willingdon c.1806-10

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 29 Recto:
?Pevensey Bay from near Willingdon circa 1806–10
Turner Bequest XCI 29
Pencil and white chalk on cream wove paper, prepared with a buff wash, 128 x 201 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘29’ bottom left, descending vertically
Stamped in black ‘XCI 29’ bottom left, descending vertically
Blind-stamped with the Turner Bequest monogram, lower right of centre
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The title is abbreviated from Finberg’s, although the exact location has not been identified. See also folio 30 of the sketchbook (D05647).
The paper has been creased above the lower margin

David Blayney Brown
March 2011

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘?Pevensey Bay from near Willingdon c.1806–10 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, March 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-pevensey-bay-from-near-willingdon-r1130956, accessed 03 December 2021.