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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner The House and Garden at 'The Limes', Mortlake, Looking North-East down the River Thames 1825

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 12 Recto:
The House and Garden at ‘The Limes’, Mortlake, Looking North-East down the River Thames 1825
D18726
Turner Bequest CCXIII 12
Pencil on white wove paper, 113 x 187 mm
Inscribed by Turner in pencil ‘Weeping will’ bottom right
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘12’ bottom right (now faint)
Stamped in black ‘CCXIII – 12’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This is a brief continuation of trees, including a ‘weeping will[ow]’, from the right-hand edge of the full-page view on folio 11 recto, under which the overall subject is discussed.

Matthew Imms
December 2014

How to cite

Matthew Imms, ‘The House and Garden at ‘The Limes’, Mortlake, Looking North-East down the River Thames 1825 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, December 2014, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, April 2015, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-the-house-and-garden-at-the-limes-mortlake-looking-north-r1172848, accessed 22 October 2021.