Joseph Mallord William Turner

Llangollen: Houses and an Arch of the Bridge over the River Dee

1794

Not on display
Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 212 x 276 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D00333
Turner Bequest XXI G

Catalogue entry

Llangollen was a tourist centre from an early date, and its fine stone bridge was a particular object of attraction; other sketches of the neighbourhood include Tate D00336 and D36582 (Turner Bequest XXI I, CCCLXXVII 12).
Verso:
Blank; stamped twice in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram; inscribed in a later hand ‘136’.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

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