Joseph Mallord William Turner

Teplitz: The Castle on the Schlossberg and the View from It

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: 100 × 159 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D30329
Turner Bequest CCCI 17 a

Catalogue entry

Rendered inversely to one another, this leaf shows two views of Teplitz and surrounding hillside in Bohemia (now Teplice in the Czech Republic). Turner produced these sketches from the Schlossberg, a hill overlooking Teplitz. See also Tate D30326–D30331; Turner Bequest CCCI 16–18a.

Alice Rylance-Watson
September 2015

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