Joseph Mallord William Turner

Teplitz: The Stefanshöhe and the Schlossberg

1835

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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
D30321
Turner Bequest CCCI 13 a

Catalogue entry

This cursory sketch shows the mountain range surrounding Teplitz in Bohemia. In the middle distance stands the Stefanshöhe, with Schlossberg hill and its medieval castle beyond.
For more sketches of Teplitz see Tate D30315–D30335; Turner Bequest CCCI 10a–20a.

Alice Rylance-Watson
September 2015

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