Joseph Mallord William Turner

Ruined Castles on Hills; ?Rhine Valley

1802

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 154 × 240 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D04740
Turner Bequest LXXVII 5

Catalogue entry

The subject has not been identified but may be in the Rhine valley and the same as that on folio 6 of this sketchbook (D04741), which has an inscription possibly identifying it with St Chrischona, between Basle and Rheinfelden. See also note to folio 3 (D04738).
Verso:
Blank

David Blayney Brown
March 2004

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