Joseph Mallord William Turner Rouen: Place de la Pucelle with the Statue of Joan of Arc and Hotel Bourgtheroulde; and Quay with Shipping 1821

Artwork details

Artist
Title
Rouen: Place de la Pucelle with the Statue of Joan of Arc and Hotel Bourgtheroulde; and Quay with Shipping
From Dieppe, Rouen and Paris Sketchbook
Turner Bequest CCLVIII
Date 1821
Medium Graphite on paper
Dimensions Support: 118 x 123 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D24543
Turner Bequest CCLVIII 23
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Catalogue entry

Finberg identified the two sketches at Rouen on this page as: at the top right, the Place de la Pucelle with the statue of Joan of Arc and the Hotel Bourgtheroulde, and at the left and across the bottom of the page a quayside with shipping (presumably at Rouen).1
For a list of Turner’s sketches of Rouen in this book, see folio 1 (Tate D24500; Turner Bequest CCLVIII 1).

Thomas Ardill
February 2013

1
Finberg 1909, II, p.787, CCLVIII 23.

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