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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Salisbury: The Council Room ?1800

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Salisbury: The Council Room ?1800
Turner Bequest L P
Pencil and watercolour on white wove paper, 282 x 432 mm
Blind-stamped with Turner Bequest monogram bottom right
This is a study, based on Tate D02356 (Turner Bequest L O), for the finished watercolour of about 1805, commissioned by Sir Richard Colt Hoare for his series of Salisbury views (Cooper Gallery, Barnsley).1
Andrew Wilton, J.M.W. Turner: His Life and Work, Fribourg 1979, p.323 no.213.

Andrew Wilton
March 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Salisbury: The Council Room ?1800 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, March 2013, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, April 2015, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-salisbury-the-council-room-r1174087, accessed 21 October 2021.