Joseph Mallord William Turner

Coblenz and Ehrenbreitstein in the Distance, Looking Downstream from near Kapellen

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 x 163 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D28447
Turner Bequest CCXC 49

Catalogue entry

This slight sketch depicts Koblenz from a distance as Turner made his way by boat downstream on the Rhine towards Niederlahnstein.

Alice Rylance-Watson
July 2013

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