Heidelberger Castle by William Turner

Heidelberger Schloss by William Turner

Description

Heidelberger Schloss by William Turner.

Author: J. M. W. Turner (1775–1851)

Joseph Mallord William Turner was a British Romantic landscape painter, water-colourist, and printmaker.

Date: 1844–1845

Medium: oil on canvas

Source Desc

Immanuel Giel

Licence

Public domain in the United States

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