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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner View of Buildings, Etc 1831

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 65 Recto:
View of Buildings, Etc. 1831
Turner Bequest CCLXV 65
Pencil on white wove paper, 59 x 96 mm
Inscribed in red ink by John Ruskin ‘65’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘CCLXV 65’ bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This page contains various sketches of buildings and spires in a town which remains unidentified.

Thomas Ardill
May 2010

How to cite

Thomas Ardill, ‘View of Buildings, Etc 1831 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, May 2010, 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-view-of-buildings-etc-r1134124, accessed 20 January 2022.