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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Stirling: View from the South 1801

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 156 Verso:
Stirling: View from the South 1801
D03215
Turner Bequest LVI 154a
Pencil on white wove paper, 184 x 114 mm
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The subject is continued on folio 157 recto opposite (D03216; Turner Bequest LVI 155). Henry Crawford identifies this slight sketch as a view from King’s Park.1
For other views of Stirling and general comments, see under folio 150 verso (D03203; Turner Bequest LVI 148a).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

1
See Crawford 1936, p.18.

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Stirling: View from the South 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-view-from-the-south-r1179411, accessed 01 June 2020.