Joseph Mallord William Turner

Ouse Bridge, York, from the Junction of the Rivers Ouse and Foss

1816

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

View by appointment
Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 154 x 97 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D10906
Turner Bequest CXLIV 21

Catalogue entry

This is the continuation to the right of the preceding double-page spread, folios 19 verso–20 (D10904–D10905), which records the view up the River Ouse from the left bank just below its junction with the River Foss. Here, the view takes in the Castle Mills Bridge and the New Debtor’s Prison (1709).

David Hill
January 2009

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