Here Turner shows the castle of Bischofstein atop a conical mount at left, presiding over the town of Burgen at right.
For other sketches of the castle in this book see Tate D28562, D28564–D28566; Turner Bequest CCXCI 13a, 14a–15a and the First Mossel and Oxford sketchbook of 1839 (Tate D28314, D28316, D28319; Turner Bequest CCLXXXIX 12a, 13a, 15). There are also two related colour drawings executed in around 1839 (Tate D28966, D29021; Turner Bequest CCXCII 19, 70).
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