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Title:

Welsh mountain landscape

Maker:

Turner, Joseph Mallord William; painter; British artist, 1775-1851

Category:

painting

Name:

painting

Date:

circa 1799 1800

School/Style:

British

Technique:

painting (image-making)

Material(s):

oil paint; medium
canvas; support

Technique
Description:

oil on canvas

Dimension(s):

height, 64.1, cm
width, 98.8, cm

Acquisition:

bought; 1925; Anonymous

Provenance:

Sir John Swinburne, Bart (d. 1860); H.A.J.Munro, of Novar (c. 1797-1864), by 1857; Munro sale, Christie's, 11 May 1867 (180), bt. White; bt. from White by Thos Agnew & Sons Ltd, 1869; sold to K.D. Hodgson, 1870; bt. from him by Agnew's, 1893, and sold the same year to James Orrock; Orrock sale, Christie's, 27 April 1895 (308), bt. in; bt. from him by Agnew's, 1901, and sold the same year to Humphrey Roberts; Roberts sale, Christie's, 21 May 1908 (102), bt. Agnew's; sold to Messrs W.B. Paterson, London, 1908

Acquisition Credit:

Through Paterson's.

Inscription(s):

label; verso, frame; printed, and completed in MS; No 1 J.M.W. Turner, R.A. / Size - 30 x 40 / The Trossachs / (owner) James Orrocke Esq. / 48 Bedford Square / London W.C.
label; verso, frame; printed and completed in MS; R.A. Exhibition of works / by Old Masters 1894 / J.M.W. Turner / The Trossachs / James Orrocke Esq / 48 Bedford Square
label; verso; printed; Thomas Agnew & Sons / Old Bond St., / London

Exhibition(s):

British Landscape Paintings from the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge. 1992-09-17 - 1992-10-20
Venue: Isetan Museum of Art, Tokyo
Notes: reproduced (colour)
Catalogue number: 17

Old Masters and deceased masters of the British school. 1894
Venue: Royal Academy of Arts, London
Notes: lent by James Orrock as "The Trossachs"
Catalogue number: 10

Documentation:

Constable, William George. 1927. Catalogue of Pictures in the Marlay Bequest, Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Press
pl. XXXI

Goodison, J.W.. 1977. Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Vol. III, British School.Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Pressp. 264-267
pl. 31

1992. British Landscape Paintings from the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.Tokyo: p. 56-57
cat. no. 17, reproduced (colour)

Frost, W.. 1865. Catalogue of the Munro Collection.p. 94
no. 705 as Loch Katrine

Armstrong, Walter. 1902. Turner.London?: p. 233

Ruskin, John. 1903. Modern Painters.London?: Allenp. 245

Butlin, Martin. Joll, Evelyn. 1984. The Paintings of J.M.W Turner, text.London/Newhaven: Yale University Pressp. 30-31
cat. no. 38, pl. 34

Goodison, J.W.. 1967. [Unknown; Illustrated London News; 1960].London:
Source Title: Illustrated London News II (1960)
p. 135

Accession:

Object Number: M.Add.17
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 3996; input: 2000-04-14; modified: 2011-02-09)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/3996





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