Joseph Mallord William Turner

Distant View of the Ponte Felice; and a Study of the Gorge at Civita Castellana

1819

In Tate Britain

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 110 × 186 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D14797
Turner Bequest CLXXVII 74

Catalogue entry

This page contains two separate sketches. On the left is a distant view of the Ponte Felice, a continuation of the panorama on the opposite sheet of the double-page spread, see folio 73 verso (D14796). On the right, is a study of the gorge at Civita Castellana, see folios 75 verso–76 (D14800–1).

Nicola Moorby
November 2008

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