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Genoa

Joseph Mallord William Turner

English, 1775–1851

Genoa

c. 1832

Medium Watercolor and gouache over graphite on cream wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 5 x 8 1/4 in. (12.7 x 21 cm)
Object Number 2007.8.113
Acquisition Gift of the Manton Art Foundation in memory of Sir Edwin and Lady Manton, 2007
Status Off View

Image Caption

Joseph Mallord William Turner, Genoa, c. 1832, Watercolor and gouache over graphite on cream wove paper. Gift of the Manton Art Foundation in memory of Sir Edwin and Lady Manton, 2007. The Clark Art Institute, 2007.8.113.

Bibliography

Clarke, Jay, ed. Landscape, Innovation, and Nostalgia: The Manton Collection of British Art. Williamstown, MA: The Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 2012.

Provenance

John Edward Taylor, sale, Christie’s, London, 5 July 1912, no. 160, sold to Agnew’s; [Thomas Agnew and Sons, Ltd., London, in 1912]; A. A. Allen (his sale, Sotheby’s, London, 4 Apr. 1935, no. 112); Mrs. Benskin; Mrs. John Fergusson-Cuninghame, her granddaughter, by descent, sale, Christie’s, London, 1 Nov. 1966, no. 151, sold to Johnson; [Oscar & Peter Johnson Ltd., Nov.–Dec. 1966, sold to Manton, Dec. 1966]; Sir Edwin A. G. Manton, New York (1966–d. 2005); Manton Family Art Foundation (2005–2007, given to the Clark); Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 2007.

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