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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 156 x 201 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D04702
Turner Bequest LXXVI 45

Catalogue entry

Turner reached Meiringen, in the Hasli valley, from Grindelwald over the Great Scheidegg pass; see note to folio 43 of this sketchbook (D04700). His main object here was the Reichenbachfall, above the town at the end of the valley. For another drawing of Meiringen, see folio 46 (D04703).
Verso:
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David Blayney Brown
March 2004

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