Joseph Mallord William Turner

Braubach and the Marxburg, Looking Upstream

1839

In Tate Britain

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 100 × 163 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D28522
Turner Bequest CCXC 84

Catalogue entry

This sketch shows the town of Braubach with the medieval Castle Marxburg built into the cliffs of the Rhine Gorge above. See also Tate D28516, D28520–D28521, D28523; Turner Bequest CCXC 82b, 83–83a, 84a.

Alice Rylance-Watson
July 2013

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