The Temple of Minerva Medica

Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775 - 1851



The Temple of Minerva Medica

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775 - 1851

Summary

Landscape with trees to the left and architectural ruins scattered in the foreground. A river runs on the right of the image, where some trees and buldings stand on the bank. There is a hill in the background towards the right and a circular building with exposed roof in the centre middle ground. A figure can be seen in the foreground, on a road curling to the left, kneeling at a tree situated on the right of the road with a rectangular object leaning against the base of its trunk.


Object Name

The Temple of Minerva Medica

Date Created

1813 (circa)

Dimensions

print: 21cm x 28.9cm
support: 29.5cm x 43.5cm

accession number

1918.1009/3

Place of creation

Europe

Support

paper

Medium

ink (brown)

Credit

Transferred from the Horsfall Museum Collection, 1918


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