Joseph Mallord William Turner

The Porte de Mars, Reims

1836

Not on display

Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 113 × 190 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D29165
Turner Bequest CCXCIII 68 a

Catalogue entry

Drawn inverted in relation to the main numbered sequence of subjects in the sketchbook, this is a more careful study, with various details, of the Porte de Mars at Reims of which a hurried sketch is on the recto of this page (D29164; Turner Bequest CCXCIII 68).

David Hill
June 2010

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