Nine images by one of the greatest English painters of all time, Joseph Mallord William Turner (23 April 1775 – 19 December 1851). A prolific English Romantic landscape artist whose style contributed to inspiring Impressionism, Turner was a brilliant natural talent recognized already in adolescence.
He had a very long career producing tens of thousands of works of art including oil paintings, watercolors and prints. Renowned for his landscapes, this selection of paintings combine beautifully to create a seamless experience in the world of Turner imagery. The storycard includes full images of each of the paintings and descriptions. Produced in collaboration with the Morgan Library and Museum. For more examples of English Painting, see our title Historic Tall Shops.