Joseph Mallord William Turner

Two Sketches of Part of the City Walls at Dijon

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
D29055
Turner Bequest CCXCIII 12 a

Catalogue entry

This page contains two sketches:
i. (main sketch) The city walls of Dijon from the south-west, with the spire of St Philibert to the left and the towers of another church, St Michelles, and a gateway to the right; figures occupy a bank in the foreground.
ii. (above) City walls, with a church façade, possibly that of the Carmelite Church at Dijon, top right.

David Hill
June 2010

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