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Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British

Newark Abbey

Former Title(s):

Thames Lighter at Teddington

Canal Scene with Barges

The Lock--Glowing effect of Sunlight. From Lord de Tabley's Collection

Newark Castle

Newwark Abbey on the Vey

Newark Abbey on the Wey

between 1806 and 1807
Oil on canvas
Support (PTG): 36 x 48 1/2 inches (91.4 x 123.2 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
barges (ships' boats) | boat | canal | castle | evening | factories | fire | fishermen | fishing | landscape | night | reflection | river | river | riverbank | rowboat | ruins | seamen | sky | sunset
Associated Places:
England | Europe | Newark-on-Trent | Nottinghamshire | Trent | United Kingdom
On view

Walter Armstrong, Turner, Thos. Agnew and Sons Ltd., London, 1902, p. 226, Folio A N 11 (YCBA)

Martin Butlin, The paintings of J.M.W. Turner, The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, New Haven, 1984, pp. 51, 118, No. 65, pl. 75, NJ18 T85 B885 1984 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Malcolm Cormack, A Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 226-227, N590.2

Malcolm Cormack, A Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 226-227, N590.2 A83 (YCBA)

Exhibition of [ the ] Works of the Old Masters together with works of Deceased Masters of the British School Winter Exhibition 3d Year 1872, Royal Academy of Arts, 1872, p. 16, no. 145, Fiche B108 (YCBA) Also available online : http://www.racollection.org.uk

Exhibition of Works by [ the ] Old Masters and by deceased masters of the British School including a collection of paintings by Albert Cuyp and of works by some English Landscape painters also . . . Winter Exhibition 34th Year, Royal Academy of Arts, 1903, p. 11, no. 31, Fiche B138 (YCBA)

A. J. Finberg, The life of J. M. W. Turner, R.A. : with a supplment by Hilda F. Finberg, , Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1961, pp. 136-7, NJ18 T85 F55 1961 (YCBA)

Catherine M. Gordon, British paintings Hogarth to Turner, Frederick Warne, London, 1981, p. 67, ND466 G67 (YCBA)

Luke Herrmann, The Paul Mellon Collection at Burlington House, Connoisseur, v. 157, no. 634, December 1964, p. 218, N1 C75 + OVERSIZE (YCBA) Another copy available in YCBA Vertical File Collection: v 2334

J.M.W. Turner : a selection of paintings from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon., Exhibition held Oct. 31, 1968-Apr. 21, 1969 in the National Gallery of Art , National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1968, pp. 13, 21, no. 6, fig. 6, NJ18 T85 U5 (YCBA)

Franny Moyle, Turner : The Extraordinary Life and Momentous Times of J.M.W. Turner, New York, 2016, p. 251, NJ18 T85 M79 2016 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850 from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, The Royal Academy of Arts Winter Exhibition 1964-65., , Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK, 1964, p. 50 (v.1), no. 182, ND466 R68 1964/65 (YCBA) Also available on Microfiche: Fiche B214 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, p. 89 (v.1), no. 131, pl. 177, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)

Andrew Wilton, The life and work of J.M.W. Turner, Academy Editions, London, 1979, p. 259, No. P65, NJ18 T85 +W577 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Yale University Art Gallery, Painting in England, 1700-1850, from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, [exhibition at] Yale University Art Gallery, April 15-June 20, 1965. , vol. 1, W. Clowes and sons, New Haven, 1965, pp. 53-4 (v.1), no. 199, ND466 Y35 (YCBA)

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