Joseph Mallord William Turner

?Italian Buildings on a Hillside

c.1828–43

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Chalk on paper
Dimensions
Support: 156 × 227 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D34044
Turner Bequest CCCXLI 325

Catalogue entry

The subject, a small settlement above a valley with a large building or buildings at the top of the hill beyond, is unidentified, but may be Italian; see the Introduction to this section for further brief discussion and dating. The same scene may be shown from a different angle in Tate D34042 (Turner Bequest CCCXLI 323).
Verso:
Blank (not available for examination at time of writing).

Matthew Imms
February 2016

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