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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Tretwr: The Ruined Castle, with a Bridge over the River 1798

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 29 Verso:
Tretwr: The Ruined Castle, with a Bridge over the River 1798
D01510
Turner Bequest XL 27a
Pencil on white wove paper, 135 x 95 mm
Inscribed in red ink ‘66’ top left, upside down
Stamped in black ‘XL – 27 a’ bottom left
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
The subject is continued on folio 30 recto (D01511; Turner Bequest XL 28). The castle is also recorded on folios 27 verso–26 recto (D01506–D01507; Turner Bequest 25a–26); see under D01506 for further details.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Tretwr: The Ruined Castle, with a Bridge over the River 1798 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 2015, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-tretwr-the-ruined-castle-with-a-bridge-over-the-river-r1173749, accessed 24 May 2022.