Brenva Glacier from the slopes of Le Chetif, above Courmayeur, Val D' Aosta

Watercolour over pencil with some scraping on two sheets of paper joined and laid down | 41.3 x 52.1cm | 1801

Turner

This is probably another work from Turner’s 1836 tour of the Aosta valley. The subject is the Brenva Glacier, seen from the lower slopes of Mont Chétif, within the Mont Blanc mountain range. The glacier descends from the Tour Ronde at the top left an...
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