Joseph Mallord William Turner, Thomas Girtin

Rome: The Domus Aurea

c.1794–8

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

View by appointment
Artists
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Thomas Girtin 1775–1802
Medium
Ink wash and watercolour on paper
Dimensions
None
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D36437
Turner Bequest CCCLXXIII 24

Catalogue entry

Compare the view of the Domus Aurea on folio 10 recto (D36423).
Verso:
Blank (laid down); inscribed, probably by Thomas Girtin, in pencil, ‘Golden Palace of Nero’.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

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