After Joseph Mallord William Turner Cologne, engraved by Edward Finden published 1833

Artwork details

Artist
Title
Cologne, engraved by Edward Finden
Date Published 1833
Medium Line engraving on paper
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Transferred from the British Museum 1988
Reference
T06189
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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'.

May 1992

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