Joseph Mallord William Turner

Lausanne from the East

1836

Not on display

Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 113 × 190 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D29127
Turner Bequest CCXCIII 48 v

Catalogue entry

This drawing was not catalogued by Finberg. Drawn inverted in relation to the main sequence of sunjects in the sketchbook it depicts Lausanne from the east, from the vicinity of the Tribune Federal, or the Parc de Mon Repos, looking over the city to Lake Geneva.

David Hill
June 2010

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