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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Stirling: The Western Carse Seen from the Castle 1801

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 151 Recto:
Stirling: The Western Carse Seen from the Castle 1801
D03204
Turner Bequest LVI 149
Pencil on white wove paper, 184 x 114 mm
Inscribed by Turner in pencil ‘Stirling’ bottom right
Blind-stamped with Turner Bequest monogram bottom right
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘149’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘LVI – 149’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This is a continuation of the drawing on folio 150 verso opposite (D03203; Turner Bequest LVI 148a), under which the subject is discussed.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Stirling: The Western Carse Seen from the Castle 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-stirling-the-western-carse-seen-from-the-castle-r1179400, accessed 27 May 2022.