Joseph Mallord William Turner

The Drachenfels; The Godesburg from the Rhine

1839

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 100 x 156 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D28625
Turner Bequest CCXCI 45 a

Catalogue entry

These two separate drawings show the colossal Drachenfels mountain and castle, and the Godesburg donjon tower from the Rhine (see Tate D28618; Turner Bequest CCXCI 42).

Alice Rylance-Watson
August 2013

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