Joseph Mallord William Turner

Burg Rheinstein and Burg Reichenstein

1835

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 118 × 190 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D30654
Turner Bequest CCCIV 12 a

Catalogue entry

These sketches show Burg Rheinstein and the Burg Reichenstein in the distance. Turner passed by the two castles as he navigated the Rhine downstream towards Coblenz. See also Tate D30652–D30653; Turner Bequest CCCIV 11a–12.

Alice Rylance-Watson
November 2015

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