Yale Center for British Art
Creator:
Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British

Title:
Tivoli with the Temple of the Sybil and the Cascades
Date:
between 1796 and 1797
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite and scraping out on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 16 1/2 x 21 5/8 inches (41.9 x 54.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:
Watermark: Whatman
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.356
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
science | hills | geology | waterfall | trees | ruins | cascades | temple | landscape | architectural subject | Grand Tour
Associated Places:
Tivoli | Roma | Temple of the Sybil | Italy | Lazio | Europe
Currently On View:
Not on view
Exhibition History:
Classic Ground - British Artists and the Landscape of Italy, 1740-1830 (Yale Center for British Art, 1981-07-29 - 1981-09-20)

The Art of Alexander and John Robert Cozens (Yale Center for British Art, 1980-09-17 - 1980-11-16)

Publications:
Gabriele Crepaldi, Turner, Prestel, Munich ; London, 2011, pp. 32-35, NJ18.T85 C75 2011 (YCBA)

Douglas Fordham, Aquatint Worlds : Travel, Print, and Empire 1770-1820, The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, New Haven and London, p. 52, fig. 35, NE2230 .F674 2019 (LC) Oversize

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5480