Joseph Mallord William Turner

Three Sketches, One Showing Loschwitz from the Elbe

1835

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

View by appointment
Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 104 × 170 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D31017
Turner Bequest CCCVI 67 a

Catalogue entry

These jottings show scenes on the River Elbe (inscribed ‘Ebe’) in Saxony. The principal view depicts the town of Loschwitz (inscribed ‘Ostwitz’) and its church.

Alice Rylance-Watson
August 2015

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