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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Two Women 1801

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 14 Recto:
Two Women 1801
Turner Bequest LIX 14
Pencil on white wove paper, 156 x 92 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘14’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘LIX – 14’ bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
These slight sketches are among a series of figure studies between folios 1 recto and 16 recto (D03440–D03444, D03446–D03456); see the sketchbook’s Introduction.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Two Women 1801 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 2016, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-two-women-r1179592, accessed 28 May 2022.