Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Town in the ?Rhine Valley

1839

In Tate Britain

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 100 × 156 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D28628
Turner Bequest CCXCI 47

Catalogue entry

Here Turner has drawn the basic profile of a town, possibly in the Rhine valley, with a spired church at right similar to that shown on the folio opposite (Tate D28629; Turner Bequest CCXCI 47 a).

Alice Rylance-Watson
August 2013

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