Joseph Mallord William Turner

The West Front of the Cathedral at Reims

1836

On display at Tate Britain

Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 113 x 190 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D29163
Turner Bequest CCXCIII 67 a

Catalogue entry

Drawn inverted in relation to the main numbered sequence of subjects in the sketchbook, this is a view of the west front of Reims cathedral, with details of architecture and figures, and various indecipherable notes.

David Hill
June 2010

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