Joseph Mallord William Turner

View over a Valley towards Mountains, with a Rainbow

1799

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 79 x 130 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D02107
Turner Bequest XLVI 74 a

Catalogue entry

This view has not been identified; Finberg called it ‘Snowdon range’.1 It may show Mynnydd Mawr and Craig Cwm Bychan, with Y Garn beyond, seen from the north. Drawings in similar media are on folios 76 verso and 77 verso (D02110, D02112).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

1
Finberg 1909, I, p.117.

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