Joseph Mallord William Turner

Trier from the West

c.1839

View this artwork by appointment, at Tate Britain's Prints and Drawings Rooms

Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Gouache and watercolour on paper
Dimensions
Support: 141 x 188 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D24715
Turner Bequest CCLIX 150

Display caption

This panoramic view is of Germany's oldest city, Trier. The Roman bridge across the Mosel, the cathedral and the Liebfravenkirche are seen from the village of Pallien.

Gallery label, June 1993

Catalogue entry

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