Joseph Mallord William Turner

Three Sketches of the Roman Aqueduct, Looking from Ancy to Ars and Vice Versa

1824

Not on display
Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 118 x 78 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D19700
Turner Bequest CCXVI 76

Catalogue entry

Rendered in fine, agile line, these three sketches show the remains of the Gorze aqueduct at Ancy and Ars-sur-Moselle near Metz. For further views see Tate D19699, D19701–D19704, D19707; Turner Bequest CCXVI 75a, 76a–78, 79a.

Alice Rylance-Watson
April 2014

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