Joseph Mallord William Turner

Two Sketches of Villeneuve at the Head of Lake Geneva, Looking towards Chillon

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
D29114
Turner Bequest CCXCIII 42

Catalogue entry

This page contains two sketches, drawn inverted in relation to main numbered sequence of subjects in the sketchbook:
i. (main sketch) The gateway at Villeneuve at the head of Lake Geneva, with Chillon in the centre distance.
ii. (above right) A more distant view of the same.

David Hill
June 2010

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