Mountainous Landscape with Town in Valley

J. M. W. Turnerca. 1840

Yale Center for British Art

Yale Center for British Art
New Haven, CT, United States

  • Title: Mountainous Landscape with Town in Valley
  • Date Created: ca. 1840
  • Location Created: Chelsea
  • Physical Dimensions: w29.2 x h23.2 cm
  • Type: drawing
  • Rights: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
  • External Link: http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1669783
  • Medium: Graphite, gray wash and white chalk on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
  • Subject: town, cliffs, mountains, trees, landscape
  • Location: Not on View
  • Inscription: Signed and Dated: Not signed, not dated
  • Inscription: Marks: Yale University Gallery of Fine Arts collector's mark
  • Inscription: Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower left: "J.M.W.T. Late time | Slight. but precious. J Ruskin | Brentwood 1880"; in graphite, verso, upper center: "B 1 (underlined)"; in graphite, verso, lower center: "1937.590"; in graphite, verso, lower right: "/E"
  • Artist: Joseph Mallord William Turner