Joseph Mallord William Turner

Landeck, with Schloss Landeck above the River Inn

1840

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 89 × 149 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D32295
Turner Bequest CCCXX 17

Catalogue entry

The view is to the south-east across the River Inn at Landeck, with Schloss Landeck high up on the right. Below to its north is the spire of the Maria Himmelfahrt church, against the background of the Tyrol Alps; compare folio 31 verso (D32322). For other views of Landeck and its situation on Turner’s route, see under folio 16 verso opposite (D32294).

Matthew Imms
September 2018

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