Joseph Mallord William Turner

?The Croix du Nivolet Ridge above Chambéry, from the North-West near the Lac du Bourget

1836

In Tate Britain

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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
D29331
Turner Bequest CCXCIV 63 a

Catalogue entry

This sketch might be a distant view of the Croix du Nivolet above Chambéry from the north-west near the Lac du Bourget. Turner sketched the same ridge, from the opposite side, nearby in this sketchbook (D29337; Turner Bequest CCXCIV 66a).

David Hill
June 2010

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