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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner The Teign Estuary from near Kingsteignton 1811

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 87 Verso:
The Teign Estuary from near Kingsteignton 1811
D08528
Turner Bequest CXXIII 84a
Pencil on white wove writing paper, 75 x 117 mm
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This slight view appears to be eastwards from the road along the north side of the Teign Estuary near Wear Barton, east of Kingsteignton (see folio 86 verso; D08526; CXXIII 83a), looking towards Teignmouth and the profile of the Ness headland on the Devon coast in the distance, to the left and right respectively.
There is a similar view on folio 89 recto (D08531; CXXIII 86). For other views of Teignmouth see under folio 71 verso (D08499; CXXIII 68a).

Matthew Imms
June 2011

How to cite

Matthew Imms, ‘The Teign Estuary from near Kingsteignton 1811 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, June 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-the-teign-estuary-from-near-kingsteignton-r1137005, accessed 24 October 2021.