Joseph Mallord William Turner

Five Sketches of the Moselle

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: 235 × 140 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D28330
Turner Bequest CCLXXXIX 20 a

Catalogue entry

These five slight sketches depict scenes on the Moselle, with one showing the village of Thörnich (inscribed ‘Townich’ by Turner below).

Alice Rylance-Watson
August 2013

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