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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Roslin Castle: Part of the Ruins 1801

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 47 Verso:
Roslin Castle: Part of the Ruins 1801
D02675
Turner Bequest LIV 47a
Pencil on white wove paper prepared with a mauve-pink ground, 164 x 115 mm
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Drawn with the pages turned vertically, the subject is continued on folio 48 recto opposite (D02675). This is one of a long sequence of views at Roslin between folios 39 verso and 49 verso (D02660–D02679).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Roslin Castle: Part of the Ruins 1801 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, May 2013, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, April 2016, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-roslin-castle-part-of-the-ruins-r1178861, accessed 15 July 2020.