Turner Bequest CCLXIII 72
Inscribed in red ink ‘72’ bottom right
Blind-stamped with Turner Bequest monogram towards bottom right
Stamped in black ‘CCLXIII – 72’ bottom right
The glare of the sun comprises bare paper, its white intensity emphasised by the surrounding yellow watercolour.
Blank, save for inscriptions: in pencil by ?Turner ‘19’ towards bottom right, upside down; stamped in black with Turner Bequest monogram above ‘CCLXIII – 72’ bottom left; and in pencil ‘CCLXIII. 72’ and ‘D25194’ bottom right.
How to cite
Matthew Imms, ‘?Whitby c.1827 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, March 2013, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, December 2013, https://www