Joseph Mallord William Turner

Two Sketches of Dole from the East and a Thumbnail Sketch of a Church Spire

1836

Not on display
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
D29144
Turner Bequest CCXCIII 58

Catalogue entry

This page contains three sketches:
i. (top) Dole; the Church of Notre Dame and the Pont sur le Doubs (in the distance, left) from the Parc St Maurice to the east, with statues on the terrace in the foreground.
ii. (inverted in relation to the main sketch) Dole from the east, from below the Parc St Maurice, looking over the bridge to Notre Dame
iii. (right, drawn with the page held upright) A quick thumbnail sketch of a church spire and tower (not Dole), inscribed illegibly below

David Hill
June 2010

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