Pencil on white wove paper, 113 x 190 mm
Inscribed by Turner in pencil, ‘N D .....’ and ‘ R....[?]’, ‘Arv[?]’
ii. (right, drawn with the page upright) Notre Dame de la Gorge, looking up the Col du Bonhomme route towards the Aiguille de Roselette. Inscribed below right, ‘N D .....’ and ‘ R....[?]’. A similar view appears in a watercolour (Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge).1
iii. A hasty sketch of a town among high mountains, a river and a bridge in the foreground, inscribed lower right ‘Arv[?]’.
How to cite
David Hill, ‘Three Sketches: Stratford-upon-Avon; Notre Dame de La Gorge; A Town in an Alpine Valley 1833 and 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