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- Graphite on paper
- Support: 91 x 230 mm
- Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Turner Bequest CCCXLIV 181v
This mountainous subject, with a tall tower in a rocky ravine, is unidentified, but may be in the north of Italy or neighbouring Switzerland; see the Introduction to this section for further brief discussion and dating.
Finberg noted: ‘(Nos. [Turner Bequest CCCXLIV] 174–226 were among the contents of a parcel endorsed by Mr. [John] Ruskin, – “B. 2. Forty-eight pieces of paper, some double or 4-ple. Pencil outline, same class as B. 1.”).’1
Finberg 1909, II, p.1123.