Joseph Mallord William Turner

Burg Reichenstein, Looking Upstream

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
D28496
Turner Bequest CCXC 73 a

Catalogue entry

This is a very rough jotting of the medieval castle of Reichenstein situated in the Rhine gorge, taken from upstream. See also Tate D28494–D28495; Turner Bequest CCXC 72a–73.

Alice Rylance-Watson
July 2013

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