Joseph Mallord William Turner

Bonneville; Bridge over the River Arve

1802

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 138 x 215 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D04442
Turner Bequest LXXIII 47

Catalogue entry

For Bonneville see especially folio 46 of this sketchbook (D04440), which has a sketch of mountains probably extending those seen here towards the right, and also folio 48 (D04443). Turner made two larger drawings in his St Gothard and Mont Blanc sketchbook (Tate D04599; Turner Bequest LXXV 7, and D04608; Turner Bequest LXXV 16).
Verso:
Blank

David Blayney Brown
June 2004

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