Joseph Mallord William Turner

Towers on Mountains

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 x 148 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D29245
Turner Bequest CCXCIV 18 a

Catalogue entry

This page contains two sketches:
i. (top) A fort on a hill in a mountain valley, with a detail of a building above right inscribed ‘V... ...’
ii. (bottom) Buildings above a steep-sided valley.

David Hill
June 2010

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