Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Turner Bequest CCXIX 14v
Pencil on white wove paper, 160 x 235 mm
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
A.J. Finberg, A Complete Inventory of the Drawings of the Turner Bequest, London 1909, vol.II, p.684.
The word ‘Grash’ or ‘Crash’ can be seen at the upper register towards the right, inverted relative to the foliation. This is most likely Turner’s spelling of the town ‘Graach’, near Bernkastel.
How to cite
Alice Rylance-Watson, ‘‘?Graach’ 1824 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, November 2013, 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-graach-r1174910, accessed 27 June 2022.