Joseph Mallord William Turner, Thomas Girtin

A Church and Campanile at Chiavenna, with Mountain Beyond

c.1794–8

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artists
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Thomas Girtin 1775–1802
Medium
Watercolour on paper
Dimensions
None
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D36490
Turner Bequest CCCLXXIV 12 a

Catalogue entry

Verso:
Blank (laid down); the inscription (probably by Thomas Girtin in pencil) noted by Finberg1 as ‘At Chiavenna’, is no longer apparent.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

1
MS note, Tate catalogue files.

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