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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Richmond from the South-East 1816

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 26 Recto:
Richmond from the South-East 1816
Turner Bequest CXLVIII 14
Pencil on white wove paper, 173 x 260 mm
Watermarked ‘J WH[ATMAN] |18[15]’
Stamped in black ‘CXLVIII 13’ bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The few lines here form a continuation to the right of the sketch of Richmond Castle and Town on folio 25 verso (D11544; Turner Bequest CXLVIII 13a, now bound opposite). There are some splashes of watercolour above the lower edge, yellow and brown to the left, blue to the right.

David Hill
May 2009

How to cite

David Hill, ‘Richmond from the South-East 1816 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, May 2009, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, December 2013, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-richmond-from-the-south-east-r1143707, accessed 22 May 2022.