Joseph Mallord William Turner

Panoramas of Lake Geneva between Lausanne and Geneva

1836

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 113 x 190 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D29130
Turner Bequest CCXCIII 50

Catalogue entry

This page contains two sketches, drawn inverted in relation to the main numbered sequence of subjects in the sketchbook:
i. (main sketch, bottom) The left section of a three-part panorama, of Lake Geneva from the Lake between Lausanne and Geneva, continued to the right on the opposite page (D29129; Turner Bequest CCXCIII 49a).
ii. (above) A panorama of Lake Geneva from the lake nearing Geneva, continued to the right on the opposite page as before.

David Hill
June 2010

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