The Art of J. M. W. Turner

The Art of J. M. W. Turner

by David Blayney Brown, J. M. Turner
     
 
J.M.W. Turner (1775-1851), a central figure in the Romantic movement, left a massive visual legacy which embraced not only the land and seascapes for which he was best known, but also historical subjects, themes from literature, the Bible, mythology, portraiture, and architectural renderings. With text by a leading Turner scholar and images beautifully reproduced in

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J.M.W. Turner (1775-1851), a central figure in the Romantic movement, left a massive visual legacy which embraced not only the land and seascapes for which he was best known, but also historical subjects, themes from literature, the Bible, mythology, portraiture, and architectural renderings. With text by a leading Turner scholar and images beautifully reproduced in full color, Turner's place in the world's art history is validated and our knowledge of his complex period in history is expanded.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781577150305
Publisher:
Knickerbocker Press
Publication date:
04/01/1998
Edition description:
REPRINT
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
9.46(w) x 12.93(h) x 0.62(d)

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