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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Powis Castle from the South-West 1798

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Powis Castle from the South-West 1798
D01887
Turner Bequest XLIV K
Pencil on white card, 152 x 180 mm
Blind-stamped with Turner Bequest monogram below right of centre
Inscribed in pencil ‘K’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘XLIV – K’ bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Some architectural details are sketched above to the right. There is a slight, related sketch on the verso (D40256).

Andrew Wilton
March 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Powis Castle from the South-West 1798 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, March 2013, 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-powis-castle-from-the-south-west-r1174976, accessed 28 September 2021.