Rouen: A View from the Left Bank in the Faubourg St-Sever is an 1800s painting by the English Romantic painter, printmaker and watercolorist J. M. W. Turner. This work is located in the Tate Britain in London, England.
Turner in France
Turner had a significant connection with France throughout his career. Turner visited France numerous times, capturing its landscapes, architecture, and culture in his paintings. Here are key aspects of Turner’s engagement with France:
Turner embarked on sketching tours across France, documenting its cities, countryside, and landmarks. His sketchbooks from these travels are filled with quick, atmospheric studies capturing the essence of the French scenery.