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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner ?Pozzuoli, from the Sea 1819

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 12 Verso:
?Pozzuoli, from the Sea 1819
Turner Bequest CLXXXVI 12 a
Pencil on white wove paper, 113 x 189 mm
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The subject of this rough outline sketch is currently unidentified, although Finberg suggested that it depicts a view of Pozzuoli from the sea.1

Nicola Moorby
July 2010

Finberg 1909, p.551.

How to cite

Nicola Moorby, ‘?Pozzuoli, from the Sea 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-pozzuoli-from-the-sea-r1137855, accessed 25 May 2024.