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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner The Pfaffensprung and Gorge of the River Reuss 1802

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 73 Recto:
The Pfaffensprung and Gorge of the River Reuss 1802
D04733
Turner Bequest LXXVI 73
Pencil on white laid paper, 156 x 201 mm
Stamped in black ‘LXXVI 73’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
For the bridge and Turner’s use of this subject, see note to folio 72 of this sketchbook (D04732).
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Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘605’ top left, descending vertically

David Blayney Brown
March 2004

How to cite

David Blayney Brown, ‘The Pfaffensprung and Gorge of the River Reuss 1802 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, March 2004, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, December 2012, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-the-pfaffensprung-and-gorge-of-the-river-reuss-r1133210, accessed 29 February 2020.