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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Preston from Walton-le-Dale, Lancashire 1831

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 10 Recto:
Preston from Walton-le-Dale, Lancashire 1831
Turner Bequest CCLXVI 10
Pencil on white wove paper, 114 x 187 mm
Inscribed in blue ink by John Ruskin ‘10’ top right and 342’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘CCLXVI 10’ bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Continued from folio 9 verso (D25779) is a view of Preston from Walton-le-Dale. Also at the bottom right of the page is another sketch of the same view across the double page. See folio 8 verso (D25777) for further information on Turner’s sketches of Preston.

Thomas Ardill
September 2009

How to cite

Thomas Ardill, ‘Preston from Walton-le-Dale, Lancashire 1831 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, September 2009, 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-preston-from-walton-le-dale-lancashire-r1134147, accessed 22 June 2021.