Joseph Mallord William Turner

Bingen and Burg Klopp from the Nahe

1844

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite, watercolour, gouache and pen on paper
Dimensions
Support: 228 x 329 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D35239
Turner Bequest CCCLII 19

Display caption

Byron visited Coblenz, and Ehrenbreitstein nearby, on his Rhine tour in 1816. Turner was there in 1817, and again in the 1840s.

Gallery label, May 1992