Bethwell Castle from the Banks of the Clyde to the South-East (Scotland)

Landscape with Ruined Castle

about 1801
Joseph Mallord William Turner (English, 1775–1851)


Dimensions

Sheet: 26.4 x 41.1 cm (10 3/8 x 16 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.792

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

from the Smaller Fonthill Sketchbook, 1801

Inscription

In graphite, verso: J.M.W. Turner. Sticker on mount: J. E. Taylor coll.

Markings

watermark: 1794 Whatman

Provenance

Coll.: J. E. Taylor; Stephen Bullard (1855-1909, Boston); to his cousin Ellen Twistleton Bullard (1865-1959, Boston); bequest to MFA, November 12, 1959.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift