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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Near the Grande Chartreuse 1802

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Near the Grande Chartreuse 1802
Turner Bequest LXXIV 37
Pencil, black chalk and white gouache on greyish-buff laid paper, 283 x 214 mm
Stamped in black ‘LXXIV 37’ bottom right
Blind-stamped with the Turner Bequest monogram bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
For Turner’s visit to the Grande Chartreuse in 1802 see Introduction to the sketchbook.
John Ruskin’s title for this drawing is retained here.
Blank, inscribed perhaps by a later hand in pencil ‘17’

David Blayney Brown
September 2011

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘Near the Grande Chartreuse 1802 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, September 2011, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, August 2014, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-near-the-grande-chartreuse-r1146396, accessed 24 September 2021.