Joseph Mallord William Turner

Prague: View up the Vltava to Hradcany

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
D30818
Turner Bequest CCCIV 100

Catalogue entry

This is a sketch of the Vltava River and buildings in the Hradcany district of Prague. The profile of St Vitus Cathedral and Prague Castle can be seen in the distance at centre right. An illegible inscription ‘D[...] C[...]’ is written at top left.
Verso:
Blank.

Alice Rylance-Watson
December 2015

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