Turner Bequest CCCLXXVI 5
Stamped in black ‘CCCLXXVI – 5’ bottom right
Probably commissioned by Dr Thomas Monro
Monro’s posthumous sale, Christie’s, London, 26–28 June and 1–2 July 1833 (day and lot number not known)
Bought by or on behalf of Turner
The top right corner has been torn away.
How to cite
Andrew Wilton, ‘Distant View of the Alps from ?Modena, with a Church among Trees c.1796 by Joseph Mallord William Turner, Thomas Girtin’, catalogue entry, April 2012, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, December 2012, https://www