J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Distant Alps 1819

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 37 Verso:
Distant Alps 1819
Turner Bequest CLXXIV 36 a
Pencil on white wove paper, 111 x 186 mm
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This page contains a sketch of distant mountains, probably the Alps seen from Turin.

Nicola Moorby
December 2012

How to cite

Nicola Moorby, ‘Distant Alps 1819 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, December 2012, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, August 2013, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-distant-alps-r1142737, accessed 24 November 2020.