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- Graphite on paper
- Support: 145 x 185 mm
- Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Turner Bequest CCXXIV 86
This is one of a large number of sketches on loose sheets of paper depicting hill towns, wooded scenery and rocky coastal terrain, here identified with Turner’s various tours of South of France and Italy. For the grouping and dating of these works, see the section introduction.
Note in red ink in the lower right-hand corner reading ‘86’ and ‘231 | 0’. A note in pencil in the lower right-hand corner reading ‘98’ ascending vertically.