Joseph Mallord William Turner

Avise, Val d’Aosta

1836

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 190 x 113 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D29194
Turner Bequest CCXCIII 83

Catalogue entry

Drawn inverted in relation to main numbered sequence of subjects in the sketchbook, this depicts Avise in the Val d’Aosta from below, with the road to the left. The view is closer than that on a preceding page (D29189; Turner Bequest CCXCIII 80a).
This page is very grubby.

David Hill
June 2010

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