Joseph Mallord William Turner

Llangollen: Houses and an Arch of the Bridge over the River Dee

1794

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

View by appointment
Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 212 x 276 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D00333
Turner Bequest XXI G

Catalogue entry

Llangollen was a tourist centre from an early date, and its fine stone bridge was a particular object of attraction; other sketches of the neighbourhood include Tate D00336 and D36582 (Turner Bequest XXI I, CCCLXXVII 12).
Verso:
Blank; stamped twice in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram; inscribed in a later hand ‘136’.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

Read full Catalogue entry

Explore

You might like