Heidelberg

Watercolour and gouache and ink, with scraping out on paper | 37.4 x 55.3cm | About 1846

Joseph Mallord William Turner

Heidelberg is an ancient university town with a fine castle, on the River Neckar, a picturesque tributary of the Rhine. Turner visited on three occasions: in 1833, 1840 and 1844. This is one of the finest of all the artist's late works. Here he has m...
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