Joseph Mallord William Turner

The Church of St Gilles and the Castle at Verres, Val d’Aosta

1836

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 104 × 148 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D29298
Turner Bequest CCXCIV 47

Catalogue entry

This view of Verres, Val d’Aosta, includes the Church of St Gilles from the street with the castle beyond. Turner notes the time as 12.35 on the church clock (if a two-handed clock).

David Hill
June 2010

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