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Medium
Chalk, gouache and graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 214 x 283 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D04587
Turner Bequest LXXIV 94

Catalogue entry

Exhibited as number 19 in the First Loan Collection1 this drawing probably depicts Rumilly, near Annecy. Three of Turner’s labels for Grenoble drawings are inscribed ‘Romilly’ [sic]; see also from this sketchbook D04532, D04589; Turner Bequest LXXIV 39, 96).
The paper is discoloured from exposure.
1
For the full tour of the First Loan Collection see Warrell 1991, p.39.
Verso:
Laid down

David Blayney Brown
September 2011

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