after Joseph Mallord William Turner

Cologne, engraved by Edward Finden

published 1833

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Artist
After Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Line engraving on paper
Dimensions
None
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Transferred from the British Museum 1988
Reference
T06189

Display caption

A view of the Cathedral and Great St Martin's church beyond the bustling Rhine. This design was first published as the frontispiece-vignette to vol.XVI of the 'Life and Works' of Byron, where it introduces Byron's brief and frivolous mention of Cologne in 'Don Juan'.

Gallery label, May 1992

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