Joseph Mallord William Turner

Numerous Views between Güls and Koblenz Including Distant Views of Ehrenbreitstein

1824

Not on display

Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 118 x 78 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D19818
Turner Bequest CCXVI 134

Catalogue entry

This collection of over ten narrow and linear sketches depicts the Moselle valley between the village of Güls and the city of Koblenz, home to the Ehrenbreitstein fortress. More sketches of the Koblenz and its citadel can be found in this book on Tate D19819–D19821, D19826–D19830; Turner Bequest CCXVI 134a–135a, 138–140.

Alice Rylance-Watson
June 2014

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