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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner The Marienburg 1824

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 10 Recto:
The Marienburg 1824
D20163
Turner Bequest CCXIX 2
Pencil and watercolour on white wove paper, 160 x 235 mm
Inscribed in red ink by Ruskin ‘2’ bottom right
Blind-stamped with Turner Bequest monogram bottom right
Stamped in black ‘CCXIX–2’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Here Turner shows the Marienburg, a former Augustinian monastery near the Moselle town of Zell. For other depictions of the Marienburg in this sketchbook see Tate D20164, D20187; Turner Bequest CCXIX 3, 26.
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Alice Rylance-Watson
November 2013

How to cite

Alice Rylance-Watson, ‘The Marienburg 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-the-marienburg-r1174912, accessed 28 June 2022.