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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Study of Rocks at St Bride's Bay 1795

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 20 Recto:
Study of Rocks at St Bride’s Bay 1795
D00481
Turner Bequest XXV 20
Pencil on white wove paper, 130 x 205 mm
Inscribed by Turner in pencil ‘Brides Bay’ centre right
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘20’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘XXV 20’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Verso:
Blank; stamped in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Study of Rocks at St Bride’s Bay 1795 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, April 2012, 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-study-of-rocks-at-st-brides-bay-r1140800, accessed 20 September 2020.