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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner, Thomas Girtin The Bank of a Lake or River with Hills Beyond c.1794-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Thomas Girtin 1775–1802
Folio 25 Recto:
The Bank of a Lake or River with Hills Beyond c.1794–8
D36502
Turner Bequest CCCLXXIV 24
Pencil and grey-blue and a little grey wash on white wove paper, 177 x 243 mm mounted on white cartridge paper, 368 x 480 mm
Inscribed in pencil ‘24’ on mount, top right
Stamped in black ‘CCCLXXIV – 24’ on mount, bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This is no doubt an Italian subject, but its exact location has not been identified.
Verso:
Blank

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘The Bank of a Lake or River with Hills Beyond 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-the-bank-of-a-lake-or-river-with-hills-beyond-r1140570, accessed 17 August 2019.