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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Streatlam Castle 1817

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 5 Verso:
Streatlam Castle 1817
Turner Bequest CLVI 32a
Pencil on white wove paper, 232 x 328 mm
Inscribed by Turner in pencil ‘Rock’ centre right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The trees, confined to the right-hand quarter of the page, continue from the full-page view of Streatlam on folio 6 recto opposite (D12264; CLVI 3). Finberg’s tentative title reflects the much-confused and rearranged state of the sketchbook.

Matthew Imms
February 2010

How to cite

Matthew Imms, ‘Streatlam Castle 1817 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, February 2010, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, December 2012, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-streatlam-castle-r1139461, accessed 24 January 2022.