Joseph Mallord William Turner

Three Sketches near Pallien, Including the Roman Bridge at Trier

1824

Not on display

Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 118 x 78 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D19732
Turner Bequest CCXVI 92

Catalogue entry

Employing swift and fluid line, Turner pictures three views near Pallien, the last of which includes the Römerbrücke, or Roman Bridge, at Trier. For other drawings of Trier and Pallien in this sketchbook, see Tate D19725–D19731, D19733–D19743; Turner Bequest CCXVI 88a–91a, 92a–97a.

Alice Rylance-Watson
April 2014

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