J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours

Joseph Mallord William Turner Rheinfelden 1802

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 39 Recto:
Rheinfelden 1802
D04782
Turner Bequest LXXVII 39
Pencil on white wove paper, 154 x 240 mm
Inscribed by Turner in pencil ‘Rhinfeld’ lower right of centre
Stamped in black ‘LXXVII – 38’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Turner passed through Rheinfelden on his way back along the Rhine towards Basle; see also folio 2 of this sketchbook (D04737). His view here includes the town hall and the late Gothic tower of St Martin’s church.
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David Blayney Brown
March 2004

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘Rheinfelden 1802 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, March 2004, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, December 2012, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-rheinfelden-r1133486, accessed 21 December 2014.