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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner The Pont des Arches, Liège, with Adjacent Houses 1824

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 44 Recto:
The Pont des Arches, Liège, with Adjacent Houses 1824
D19637
Turner Bequest CCXVI 44
Pencil on white wove paper, 78 x 118 mm
Watermark ‘[smith &] allnut | [18]22’
Inscribed in blue ink by Ruskin ‘44’ top right
Stamped in black ‘CCXVI–44’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Here Turner pictures Liège’s Pont des Arches and some of the houses lining the quay adjacent to it. For other views of the Pont des Arches see Tate D19636, D20061, D20063–D20064, D20096–D20101, D28066, D28076, D29670; Turner Bequest CCXVI 43a, 260a, 261a–262, CCXVII 8a–11, CCLXXXVII 13, 18, CCXCVI 38.

Alice Rylance-Watson
March 2014

How to cite

Alice Rylance-Watson, ‘The Pont des Arches, Liège, with Adjacent Houses 1824 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, March 2014, 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-pont-des-arches-liege-with-adjacent-houses-r1174425, accessed 05 May 2021.