Joseph Mallord William Turner

Teplitz: The Castle on the Schlossberg

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
D30328
Turner Bequest CCCI 17

Catalogue entry

Here Turner has rendered four sketches of the ruined medieval castle on Schlossberg hill at Teplitz, Bohemia (modern day Teplice in the Czech Republic). See also Tate D30326–D30331; Turner Bequest CCCI 16–18a.

Alice Rylance-Watson
September 2015

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