Joseph Mallord William Turner

Montjovet, Looking up the Val d’Aosta from near Berriaz

1836

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 104 x 148 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D29308
Turner Bequest CCXCIV 52

Catalogue entry

This view of Montjovet, Val d’Aosta, is taken from near Berriaz. Turner painted a similar subject in a watercolour study of Montjovet Castle, Val d’Aosta, from near Berriaz (private collection, USA).1

David Hill
June 2010

1
Andrew Wilton, The Life and Work of J.M.W. Turner, Fribourg 1979, p.472 no 1437, as ‘An Alpine Pass’.

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