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      GB/NNAF/P28940
Turner, Joseph Mallord William (1775-1851) 

Gender: Male

Functions, occupations and activities
Landscape and historical painter ; lived at 75 Norton Street (1801-1803) , 64 Harley Street (until 1812) and 47 Queen Anne Street, London (1812 onwards)

Thesaurus
HISTORY PAINTERS
LANDSCAPISTS

Relationships
Associate relationship with Jones, George (1786-1869)
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Archival Resources
Number noted: 52

Stock book for Turner drawings which have passed through Agnew's,
Held at: Agnew's
Comments: Access to serious researchers at the discretion of the Librarian

Letter to J T Willmore, 26/7/1836
Held at: Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery
Document reference: Prints and Drawings Dept. Sol.15:55 (410'40)
Comments: Papers listed

Agreement, etc, with H Graves, and Co [Signed], 1836, 1837
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add. 46140 ff. 54, 73
Comments: Access by appointment only

Agreement, etc, with W B Corke and T C Allen relating to Rhine drawings, 1818-1819
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add. 50118 ff. 50, 53
Comments: Access by appointment only

Card for his gallery, 1814
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add. 50118 f. 41
Comments: Access by appointment only

Certificate for J Jackson signed by, 1820
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add. 50118 f. 54
Comments: Access by appointment only

Letter to D Turner, 1844
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add. 29960 f. 15
Comments: Access by appointment only

Letter to J Holworthy, 1827
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add. 70951 f. 46
Comments: Access by appointment only

Letter to Miss [Sarah] Rogers, sister of Samuel Rogers, [1830]
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add. 39809 f. 22
Comments: Access by appointment only

Letter to Mrs -, Before 1800
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add. 45982 f. 74
Comments: Access by appointment only

Letter to Sir R Smirke, nd
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add. 60745 f. 2
Comments: Access by appointment only

Letters, etc, of, and relating to, 1804-1851, nd
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add. 50118-50119
Comments: Access by appointment only

Papers relating to statue and medal of, by E H Baily, 1857-1884
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add. 38678 ff. 21-30
Comments: Access by appointment only

Pen and ink drawing attributed to, 19th c
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add. 42026 f. 355
Comments: Access by appointment only

Receipt to J R Wheeler, 1817
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add. 47663 f. 15
Comments: Access by appointment only

Receipts to W B Cooke for 'Southern Coast' drawings [Partly copy], 1811-1814
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add. 50118 ff. 27a, 39
Comments: Access by appointment only

Royal Academy lecture notes, 1810-1827
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add. 46151 A - BB
Comments: Access by appointment only

Royal Academy lecture ticket for C Turner [Signed], 1820
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add. 50118 f. 58
Comments: Access by appointment only

View of Llanthony Abbey, after the painting by, at Farnley, 19th c
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add. 37120 no. 31
Comments: Access by appointment only

View of Windsor from the Forest engraved after, 19th c
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add. 39991 f. 8
Comments: Access by appointment only

Sketchbook containing 70 leaves with 10 sketches of coastal scenes; including the draft of a letter referring to the oil painting 'The Fighting 'Temeraire' tugged to her Last Berth to be broekn up, 1838', c 1845
Held at: British Museum: Department of Prints and Drawings
Document reference: 1981,1212.15.1-70 ; PRN:PDB29804

Miscellaneous letters (9),
Held at: Cambridge University: Fitzwilliam Museum
Other information: HMC visit, JRS 1992

Letters to Sir John Leicester and related papers,
Held at: Cheshire and Chester Archives and Local Studies
Document reference: DLT

Signed Royal Academy lecture ticket, Early 19TH C
Held at: Glasgow City Special Collections, The Mitchell Library
Document reference: AL3

Property documentation: 47 Queen Anne Street, London: ground plan of the property, usually 1:120, and leasing details,
Held at: Howard de Walden Estates Ltd

Property documentation: 64 Harley Street, London: ground plan of the property, usually 1:120, and leasing details,
Held at: Howard de Walden Estates Ltd

Property documentation: 75 Norton Street, London: ground plan of property, usually 1:120, and leasing details,
Held at: Howard de Walden Estates Ltd

Papers (15 files) relating to the Turner bequest, including copies of legal documents, of items relating to National Gallery's custodianship, and correspondence, 1832-1944
Held at: National Gallery Libraries and Archive
Document reference: NG27/1-15
Comments: Access by appointment with the Archivist. Handlist available

Relating to his will and bequest to the National Gallery (1 file, part of Wornum papers), 1856-c 1861
Held at: National Gallery Libraries and Archive
Document reference: NG32/58
Comments: Access by appointment with the Archivist. Listed on PROcat

Correspondence and papers relating to Turner Bequest, 1907-08
Held at: Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections and Western Manuscripts
Document reference: MSS Harcourt

Letters from,
Held at: Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections and Western Manuscripts
Document reference: MS.Autogr.d.24
Other information: Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford (1991)

Letters to John Buckler,
Held at: Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections and Western Manuscripts
Document reference: MS.Eng.lett.a.1
Other information: Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford (1991)

Letters to Robert Finch,
Held at: Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections and Western Manuscripts
Document reference: MSS.Finch d.15
Other information: Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford (1991)

Topographical drawings and watercolours,
Held at: Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections and Western Manuscripts
Document reference: MSS.Top.gen.b.75, 77
Other information: Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford (1991)

Correspondence with Thomas Lawrence,
Held at: Royal Academy of Arts
Document reference: LAW

Letter to George Jones,
Held at: Ruskin Library
Document reference: B XXI
Comments: Access by appointment, Handlist available, Collection formerly held at Ruskin Galleries, Bembridge School, Isle of Wight

Miscellaneous manuscripts relating to,
Held at: Ruskin Library
Document reference: MS 54

Transcript letter to John Ruskin,
Held at: Ruskin Library
Document reference: T 117
Comments: Access by appointment, Handlist available, Collection formerly held at Ruskin Galleries, Bembridge School, Isle of Wight

Letter to C Rossi, nd
Held at: Sir John Soane's Museum
Document reference: II.T.10

Letter to John Charles Felix Rossi, nd
Held at: Sir John Soane's Museum
Document reference: II.T.10

Letter with F Chantry to Royal Academy Treasurer, 1824
Held at: Sir John Soane's Museum
Document reference: V.C.3.15

Letters (2) from Turner and Francis Legatt Chantry to Royal Academy Treasurer, 1823-1824
Held at: Sir John Soane's Museum
Document reference: V.C.3.12, 15

Letters to John Soane, and 2 replies (11 letters, 1 copy), 1804-1831
Held at: Sir John Soane's Museum
Document reference: II.T.10

Bound sketchbooks and sketchbook sheets,
Held at: Tate Gallery Archive
Other information: Upstone, Robert (1993) Sketchbooks of the Romantics p.189

Death duty accounts, 1851
Held at: The National Archives: Public Record Office
Document reference: IR59/43

Will dated 10 June 1831, with 4 codicils, proved at the Prerogative Court of Canterbury 6 September 1852, 1831, 1832, 1848, 1849
Held at: The National Archives: Public Record Office
Document reference: PROB 1/96

Letter to "Mr Turner" about calling the next day,
Held at: Torquay Museum
Document reference: AR.1873
Comments: Papers listed

Correspondence relating to paintings by, purchased by the 1st Lord Armstrong, 1875-1876
Held at: Tyne and Wear Archives Service
Document reference: DF / A

Correspondence (3 letters, 2 of which are copies) with John Pye, nd, 1835
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library
Document reference: MSL/1930/1211/3-4, 6
Comments: Access by appointment

Letter from, to David Roberts, 1850
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library
Document reference: MSL/1922/186/181
Comments: Access by appointment

Letter from, to William Mulready, nd
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library
Document reference: MSL/1961/4461/127
Comments: Access by appointment

Newspaper cuttings,
Held at: Wakefield Libraries and Information Services, Local Studies Library


Date of creation: 07 November 2002, 14:42:55