Joseph Mallord William Turner

Burg Lahneck and Niederlahnstein

1839

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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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
D28453
Turner Bequest CCXC 52

Catalogue entry

Here Turner has produced a rough jotting of the Burg Lahneck atop a mount in the foothills of the Rhine valley with the town of Niederlahnstein at its base.

Alice Rylance-Watson
July 2013

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