Joseph Mallord William Turner

Five Sketches of the Moselle betwen the Mosel Lorelei and Wintrich

1824

In Tate Britain

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 118 × 78 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D19755
Turner Bequest CCXVI 103 a

Catalogue entry

Travelling downstream from the ‘Mosel Lorelei’ (Tate D19754; Turner Bequest CCXVI 103), Turner passed the villages of Minheim and Wintrich. He has recorded them here in a series of detailed sketches.

Alice Rylance-Watson
April 2014

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