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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Rouen, Normandy 1826

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 2 Verso:
Rouen, Normandy 1826
Turner Bequest CCLV 2a
Pencil on white wove paper, 115 x 182 mm
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Turner filled the centre of this page with a distant view of Rouen as seen from the west. This Normandy city is the main subject of the drawings in this volume.

John Chu
July 2015

How to cite

John Chu, ‘Rouen, Normandy 1826 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, July 2015, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, March 2017, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-rouen-normandy-r1185372, accessed 24 May 2022.