Joseph Mallord William Turner

Nuremberg: St Lorenz from Karolinenstrasse

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: 118 × 190 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D30711
Turner Bequest CCCIV 42 a

Catalogue entry

Here Turner depicts the Church of St Lorenz at the end of the Karolinenstrasse in Nuremberg, Germany. The west portal of St Lorenz features a large rose window and is flanked by two steeples. Carts and carriages can be seen on the Karolinenstrasse at right.
For more views of Nuremberg see Tate D30707–D30711, D30713, D30715–D30718, D30720–D30726, D30729–D30730; Turner Bequest CCCIV 40a–42a, 44, 45–46a, 47a–50a, 52–52a.

Alice Rylance-Watson
December 2015

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