Turner Bequest CCXCIII 70a
Inscribed by Turner in pencil ‘[?] Leggis’, ‘Pal Pisa Salanche’, ‘Lessux’, ‘Veran’
ii. (right, drawn with the page upright) Storm over mountains, probably in the Arve Valley, inscribed ‘[?] Leggis’
iii. (centre right, drawn with the page upright) ‘Pal Pisa Salanche’, that is from above Sallanches, looking over the church and town to the Aiguille de Varens.
iv. (bottom left, inverted in relation to the main sketch) From near the baths at Pré St Didier in the Vall d’Aosta, with the church spire below right, and looking to Pallusieux (‘Lessux’ in Turner’s notation) and Verrand (‘Veran’) with Le Chetif to the left and the Mont Blanc range beyond.
How to cite
David Hill, ‘Four Sketches: Arras; Storm in the ?Arve Valley; From above Sallanches; and From Pré St Didier in the Val d’Aosta 1836 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, June 2010, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, February 2014, https://www