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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner The Wooded Banks of the River Tilt at Blair Atholl 1801

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 119 Recto:
The Wooded Banks of the River Tilt at Blair Atholl 1801
D03142
Turner Bequest LVI 117
Pencil on white wove paper, 184 x 114 mm
Inscribed by Turner in pencil ‘Blair Athol’ bottom right
Blind-stamped with Turner Bequest monogram bottom right
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘117’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘LVI – 117’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This is a continuation of the drawing on folio 118 verso opposite (D03141; Turner Bequest LVI 116a), under which the subject is discussed.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘The Wooded Banks of the River Tilt at Blair Atholl 1801 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, May 2013, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, April 2016, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-the-wooded-banks-of-the-river-tilt-at-blair-atholl-r1179337, accessed 30 October 2020.