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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner The River Wharfe near Harewood 1808

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 91 Verso:
The River Wharfe near Harewood 1808
D07252
Turner Bequest CVI 88a
Pencil on white wove paper, 108 x 185 mm
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Drawn with the sketchbook inverted. The drawing seems to be uniform in style and treatment with views of Harewood Castle and Bridge on the preceding folios, suggesting the subject is nearby.

David Blayney Brown
July 2010

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘The River Wharfe near Harewood 1808 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, July 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-the-river-wharfe-near-harewood-r1129676, accessed 25 January 2020.