Joseph Mallord William Turner

The Castle of St Pierre, Val d’Aosta, Looking towards Mont Emilius

1836

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

View by appointment
Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 104 x 148 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D29354
Turner Bequest CCXCIV 77

Catalogue entry

Here the Castle of St Pierre, Val d’Aosta, is seen from the north-west, with Mont Emilius in the distance above, the Convent of St Pierre below left, and the Chapel of St Pierre to the right.

David Hill
June 2010

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