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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner, Thomas Girtin Rome: Ruins on the Palatine Hill c.1794-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Thomas Girtin 1775–1802
Folio 13 Recto:
Rome: Ruins on the Palatine Hill c.1794–8
D36426
Turner Bequest CCCLXXIII 13
Pencil and grey and grey-blue wash on white wove paper, 203 x 269 mm mounted on white cartridge paper, 363 x 495 mm
Blind-stamped with Turner Bequest monogram bottom right
Inscribed in pencil ‘13’ on mount, top right
Inscribed in a later hand in pencil ‘“Palatine Hill”’ on mount, bottom right
Stamped in black ‘CCCLXXIII – 13’ on mount, bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Verso:
Blank (laid down); inscribed, probably by Thomas Girtin, in pencil, ‘Palatine Hill’.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Rome: Ruins on the Palatine Hill c.1794–8 by Joseph Mallord William Turner, Thomas Girtin’, catalogue entry, April 2012, 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-thomas-girtin-rome-ruins-on-the-palatine-hill-r1140598, accessed 24 October 2021.