Joseph Mallord William Turner

Three Sketches at Bonneville

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
D29099
Turner Bequest CCXCIII 34 a

Catalogue entry

This page contains three sketches:
i. (main sketch, right, inverted in relation to main numbered series of subjects in the sketchbook) Bonneville from downstream on the River Arve; the continuation to the right of the sketch on D29097; Turner Bequest CCXCIII 33a, preceding.
ii. (centre of page, drawn with the sketchbook held upright) Bonneville from behind the chateau, looking across the bridge and monument to the Pic de Jallouvre in the left distance
iii. (bottom of page, with the sketchbook held upright) At Bonneville, looking across the bridge to the monument.

David Hill
June 2010

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