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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner View across Loch Lomond from near Inversnaid 1801

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 6 Recto:
View across Loch Lomond from near Inversnaid 1801
D03287
Turner Bequest LVII 6
Pencil with some scraping–out on white cartridge paper prepared with a grey–buff ground, 149 x 118 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘6’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘LVII – 6’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This is a continuation of the drawing on folio 5 verso (D03286). For its general setting, see under folio 4 verso (D03284). As Finberg noted,1 a ‘Scottish Pencil’ of this subject is Tate D03425 (Turner Bequest LVIII 46), identified by him as showing Loch Long.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

1
See Finberg 1909, I, p.151.

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘View across Loch Lomond from near Inversnaid 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-view-across-loch-lomond-from-near-inversnaid-r1179485, accessed 28 May 2020.