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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Trees and Boulders, Probably in Devon 1814

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 13 Recto:
Trees and Boulders, Probably in Devon 1814
D09494
Turner Bequest CXXXII 13
Pencil on white wove paper, 90 x 152 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘13’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘CXXXII – 13’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
There is little to indicate the wider setting of this study, which may be another view of the rocks on the right on folio 12 recto (D09493), probably in the interior of Devon.

Matthew Imms
June 2014

How to cite

Matthew Imms, ‘Trees and Boulders, Probably in Devon 1814 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, June 2014, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, September 2014, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-trees-and-boulders-probably-in-devon-r1147037, accessed 27 July 2021.