Saint Catherine's Hill, Guildford, Surrey

J. M. W. Turner1830

Yale Center for British Art

Yale Center for British Art


  • Title: Saint Catherine's Hill, Guildford, Surrey
  • Date Created: 1830
  • Location Created: Chelsea
  • Physical Dimensions: w44.5 x h29.5 cm
  • Type: watercolor
  • Rights: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
  • External Link: http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1669740
  • Medium: Watercolor, graphite, scraping out and scratching out on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper mounted on thick, smooth, cream wove paper
  • Subject: architectural subject, fair, tents, hill, dogs, genre subject
  • Location: Not on View
  • Inscription: Signed and Dated: Not signed, not dated
  • Inscription: Inscribed in pen and black ink, center left: "ichardson"; scratched center: "Thomas' | Toys"; in brushed red watercolor, lower left: "TRY the RED LION | WB not better under | the SUN"; in brushed blue watercolor, lower right: "STAFFORDSHIRE WA"; inscribed in graphite, verso, on mount, upper center: "20 1/8 x 28 1/2"; in graphite, verso, center: "4"; in graphite, verso, center right: (upside down) "26 x 19"
  • Artist: Joseph Mallord William Turner