Rendered with fine, agile line Turner depicts the town of Oberwesel with the medieval crenellated Ochsenturm (‘Ox Tower’) at centre. The spire of the Pfarrkirche Liebfrauen and Saint Werner’s Chapel are also in view. In the distance, crowning a mount, is the Schönburg Castle.
See Shanes, Joll, Warrell and others 2000, p.222 no.101 and Powell 1991, p.118 no.30, reproduced.
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