Joseph Mallord William Turner

?Italian Mountains

c.1828–43

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

View by appointment
Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 143 x 188 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D33743
Turner Bequest CCCXLI 64

Catalogue entry

This rugged, mountainous subject is unidentified, but may be Italian; see the Introduction to this section for further brief discussion and dating. There may be towers on the skyline towards the right; compare Tate D33744 (Turner Bequest CCCXLI 65).
Verso:
Blank; inscribed by John Ruskin in pencil ‘234 | O’ top left, upside down.

Matthew Imms
February 2016

Read full Catalogue entry

Explore

You might like