Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
A Classical Bridge and Town at Dawn or Sunset c.1825
Watercolour on white wove paper, 114 x 188 mm
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Not mentioned in Finberg’s 1909 Inventory
this is a brief continuation of architectural details, drawn with the point of the brush, from the classical composition on folio 20 recto opposite (D18623
), under which the subject is discussed.
How to cite
Matthew Imms, ‘A Classical Bridge and Town at Dawn or Sunset c.1825 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, December 2014, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, April 2015, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-a-classical-bridge-and-town-at-dawn-or-sunset-r1172740, accessed 28 January 2022.