Brunnen from the Lake of Lucerne

Joseph Mallord William Turner

English, 1775–1851

Brunnen from the Lake of Lucerne


Medium Watercolor and gouache on paper
Dimensions Overall: 11 7/16 x 18 3/4 in. (29 x 47.7 cm)
Object Number 1955.1865
Acquisition Acquired by Sterling and Francine Clark, 1941
Status Off View

Image Caption

Joseph Mallord William Turner, Brunnen from the Lake of Lucerne, 1845, Watercolor and gouache on paper. The Clark Art Institute, 1955.1865.


Haverkamp-Begemann, Egbert, Standish D. Lawder, and Charles W. Talbot, Jr. Drawings from the Clark Art Institute: A Catalogue Raisonné of the Robert Sterling Clark Collection of European and American Drawings, Sixteenth Through Nineteenth Centuries, at the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Williamstown. 2 volumes. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1964.


John Ruskin; H. A. J. Munro, Novar; Abraham Haworth ({?}, according to Talmage sale catalogue); John Yates; J. F. Talmage (sale New York, February 20, 1913, no. 20; to J. William Clark, according to note on Frick Art Reference Library Photograph); J. William Clark (to Margaretta C. Clark {?}); Margaretta C. Clark (sale New York, Parke-Bernet, October 23, 1941, no. 30 {under title of Lake Landscape with Figures (Lake Como); as formerly in possession of Scott and Fowles}); Scott and Fowles, New York (bought by Robert Sterling Clark, 1941).