Joseph Mallord William Turner

Two Sketches: Sallanches in the Arve Valley; Avise in the Val d’Aosta

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
D29107
Turner Bequest CCXCIII 38 a

Catalogue entry

This page contains two sketches, drawn with the page upright and working down from the outer edge:
i. (top) ‘Salanche’ (Sallanches) in the Arve Valley, looking down the river to the Aiguille de Varens.
ii ‘Avise’ in the Val d’Aosta, as seen from the road down to the bridge.

David Hill
June 2010

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