Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Bridge with Five Arches

1808

View this artwork by appointment, at Tate Britain's Prints and Drawings Rooms

Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 108 x 185 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D07138
Turner Bequest CVI 5

Catalogue entry

The bridge is unidentified. It may be the same as appears in a slighter sketch on folio 6 (D07139), perhaps from the other side as there seems to be the silhouette of a town on the skyline.
Verso:
Blank

David Blayney Brown
July 2010

Read full Catalogue entry

Explore