Joseph Mallord William Turner
View from Avranches, Looking towards Mont-St-Michel 1826

Artwork details

View from Avranches, Looking towards Mont-St-Michel
Date 1826
Medium Graphite on paper
Dimensions Support: 119 x 181 mm
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Turner Bequest CCCXLIV 58
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Exhibition catalogue text

Catalogue entry from Turner on the Loire

9 View from Avranches, looking towards Mont-St-Michel 1826 (fig.17)
Pencil 119 x 181 (4 5/8 x 7 1/8)
Watermark: IVY M[ILL] / 18[16]
LIT: Finberg 1909, II, p.1113, as 'Town on hill, with distant view of coast'
TB CCCXLIV 58; D34413

Published in:
Ian Warrell, Turner on the Loire, exhibition catalogue, Tate Gallery, London 1997, p.215 no.9, reproduced p.33

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