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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Stirling: View of the Castle from the South, Looking North from the Top of the Rock 1801

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 153 Recto:
Stirling: View of the Castle from the South, Looking North from the Top of the Rock 1801
D03208
Turner Bequest LVI 151
Pencil on white wove paper, 184 x 114 mm
Partial watermark ‘C Wi | 17’
Inscribed by Turner in pencil ‘Stirling’ bottom right
Blind-stamped with Turner Bequest monogram bottom right
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘151’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘LVI – 151’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This is a continuation of the drawing on folio 152 verso opposite (D03207; Turner Bequest LVI 150a), under which the subject is discussed.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Stirling: View of the Castle from the South, Looking North from the Top of the Rock 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-of-the-castle-from-the-south-looking-north-r1179404, accessed 09 December 2019.