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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Waterside Buildings, ?South of France or Italy c.1834

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Waterside Buildings, ?South of France or Italy c.1834
D28958
Turner Bequest CCXCII 11
Gouache, ink and watercolour on buff paper, 143 x 193 mm
Stamped in black ‘CCXCII 11’ bottom right
Blind stamped with Turner Bequest monogram bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This is one of a large number of sketches on loose sheets of paper depicting hill towns, wooded scenery and rocky coastal terrain, here identified with Turner’s various tours of South of France and Italy. For the grouping and dating of these works, see the section introduction.
Verso:
Pencil note in centre of sheet reading ‘99a’. Stamped in black with Turner Bequest monogram and ‘CCXCII – 11’.

How to cite

Waterside Buildings, ?South of France or Italy c.1834 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, November 2016, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-waterside-buildings-south-of-france-or-italy-r1183126, accessed 13 April 2024.