Joseph Mallord William Turner

Two Sketches of the ?Alps near Susa

1819

Not on display
Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 114 x 185 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D14055
Turner Bequest CLXXIII 41 a

Catalogue entry

This page contains two very rough sketches depicting mountainous scenery. The drawings are too slight to be conclusively identified although they are likely to depict views within the Alps near Susa, on the Franco-Italian border (see folio 43, D14057).

Nicola Moorby
March 2013

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