Joseph Mallord William Turner

Lilienstein and View up the Elbe from upriver from Königstein Town

1835

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 104 × 170 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D30945
Turner Bequest CCCVI 31 a

Catalogue entry

This is a prospect of Lilienstein Mountain in Saxon Switzerland, with the Elbe beyond. It was taken from the town of Königstein. See also Tate D30931–D30947, D30949; Turner Bequest CCCVI 24a–32a, 33a.

Alice Rylance-Watson
August 2015

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