Here Turner depicts the spa town of Schandau (now Bad Schandau) in Saxon Switzerland. The Church of St John (Johanniskirche) can be seen at left, with boats on the Elbe and the Schrammsteine mountain range beyond.
For more sketches of the town and the Schrammsteine range see Tate D30948–D30970; Turner Bequest CCCVI 33–44.
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