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

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Three Sketches near Pallien, Including the Roman Bridge at Trier 1824

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 93 Recto:
Three Sketches near Pallien, Including the Roman Bridge at Trier 1824
D19732
Turner Bequest CCXVI 92
Pencil on white wove paper, 118 x 78 mm
Inscribed in pencil by Turner ‘Road’ far right towards bottom
Inscribed in blue ink by Ruskin ‘92’ top right
Stamped in black ‘CCXVI–92’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Employing swift and fluid line, Turner pictures three views near Pallien, the last of which includes the Römerbrücke, or Roman Bridge, at Trier. For other drawings of Trier and Pallien in this sketchbook, see Tate D19725–D19731, D19733–D19743; Turner Bequest CCXVI 88a–91a, 92a–97a.

Alice Rylance-Watson
April 2014

How to cite

Alice Rylance-Watson, ‘Three Sketches near Pallien, Including the Roman Bridge at Trier 1824 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, April 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-three-sketches-near-pallien-including-the-roman-bridge-at-r1174523, accessed 26 February 2021.