J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Hamburg: The Mill on the Muhlenberg and ?the Zeughausmarkt 1835

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 26 Verso:
Hamburg: The Mill on the Muhlenberg and ?the Zeughausmarkt 1835
D30872
Turner Bequest CCCV 26 a
Pencil on white laid writing paper, 92 x 155 mm
Partial Watermark: portrait head of Frederick William III in a patterned oval with ‘fr. wi. diii’
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This is a sketch of a windmill on Muhlenberg Hill in Hamburg. The Zeughausmarkt, a square located in the Neustadt, may also be pictured here.
For more sketches of Hamburg see Tate D30842–D30860, D30862–D30870, D30872, D30874–D30880, D30882–D30886; Turner Bequest CCCV 11a–20a, 21a–25a, 26a, 27a–30a, 31a–33a.

Alice Rylance-Watson
April 2015

How to cite

Alice Rylance-Watson, ‘Hamburg: The Mill on the Muhlenberg and ?the Zeughausmarkt 1835 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, April 2015, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, August 2017, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-hamburg-the-mill-on-the-muhlenberg-and-the-zeughausmarkt-r1187250, accessed 08 December 2021.