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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Peveril Castle from the South ?1831

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 39 Verso:
Peveril Castle from the South ?1831
D22223
Turner Bequest CCXXXIX 39a
Pencil on white wove paper, 114 x 191 mm
Partial watermark ‘nard | 20’
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
As Ian Warrell has noted, Peveril Castle is seen here looking up along the ravine from the south.1 For other views of the castle, Castleton and Peak Cavern, see under folio 1 verso (D22152).

Matthew Imms
April 2014

1
Ian Warrell, notes from 1993 and later in Tate catalogue files.

How to cite

Matthew Imms, ‘Peveril Castle from the South ?1831 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, April 2014, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, September 2014, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-peveril-castle-from-the-south-r1148869, accessed 09 December 2019.