Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Distant Range of Mountains Seen from High above a Valley

1798

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Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 170 x 266 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D01371
Turner Bequest XXXIX 16

Catalogue entry

Drawn with the page turned horizontally, the distant mountain may be Snowdon, and this is very likely a scene in the Lledr Valley, looking west.
Verso:
Blank; stamped in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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