Joseph Mallord William Turner

Carriage Sketches of Hills ?Taken on the Road to Teplitz

1835

In Tate Britain

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 100 × 159 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D30312
Turner Bequest CCCI 9

Catalogue entry

These rough sketches were probably taken whilst Turner was on the road, travelling by carriage from Dresden towards Teplitz (modern day Teplice in the Czech Republic). One of the views continues onto the folio opposite (Tate D30311; Turner Bequest CCCI 9a).

Alice Rylance-Watson
September 2015

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