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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Ramsgate, from the Sands c.1816-19

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 23 Recto:
Ramsgate, from the Sands circa 1816–19
Turner Bequest CXL 23
Pencil on white wove paper, 155 x 95 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in blue ink ‘23’ bottom right, descending vertically
Stamped in black ‘CXL 23’ bottom left, descending vertically
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
For Ramsgate in this sketchbook see note to folio 22 verso (D10451). This view looks towards the pier.

David Blayney Brown
July 2011

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘Ramsgate, from the Sands c.1816–19 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, July 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-ramsgate-from-the-sands-r1131435, accessed 09 March 2021.