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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Study of Trees c.1816-19

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 88 Recto:
Study of Trees circa 1816–19
Turner Bequest CXL 80
Pencil on white wove paper, 155 x 95 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in blue ink ‘80’ bottom left, inverted
Stamped in black ‘CXL 80’ top left, inverted
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Continued on folio 87 verso of the sketchbook (D10567; Turner Bequest CXL 79a), the image appearing inverted according to the present foliation. See note to D10567 for the subject.

David Blayney Brown
July 2011

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘Study of Trees c.1816–19 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, July 2011, 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-trees-r1131562, accessed 03 December 2020.