Joseph Mallord William Turner

View up the Elbe to the Schrammsteine; Hills near Schandau

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: 104 × 170 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D30952
Turner Bequest CCCVI 35

Catalogue entry

This is a prospect of the Schrammsteine, a chain of jagged mountains located to the east of Bad Schandau, Saxony. Below is a view of hills near Schandau, continued on the folio opposite (Tate D30951; Turner Bequest CCCVI 34a).

Alice Rylance-Watson
August 2015

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