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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner, Thomas Girtin The Ponte Molle c.1794-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Thomas Girtin 1775–1802
Folio 32 Recto:
The Ponte Molle c.1794–8
D36445
Turner Bequest CCCLXXIII 32
Pencil and grey wash on white wove paper, 201 x 254 mm mounted on white cartridge paper, 363 x 495 mm
Blind-stamped with Turner Bequest monogram bottom right
Inscribed in pencil ‘32’ on mount, top right
Inscribed in a later hand in pencil ‘“Ponte Mola”’ on mount, bottom right
Stamped in black ‘CCCLXXIII – 32’ 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 ‘Ponte Mola’.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘The Ponte Molle 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-ponte-molle-r1140617, accessed 20 June 2019.