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Turner in His Time MOBI î Turner in MOBI :º Spectacular reproductions of Turner s works, set in the context of the artist s themes, ventures, and journeys in England and EuropeJ M W Turner is one of the most famous and most mysterious of artists His paintings are among the masterpieces of Western art, and the range of his work and the originality of his technique make him a giant He .



Spectacular reproductions of Turner s works, set in the context of the artist s themes, ventures, and journeys in England and EuropeJ M W Turner is one of the most famous and most mysterious of artists His paintings are among the masterpieces of Western art, and the range of his work and the originality of his technique make him a giant He kept his private life a secret, and his contradictory personality, his love of mystification, and his revolutionary manner of painting all fascinated his contemporaries and still arouse our curiosity todayAndrew Wilton s knowledge and enthusiasm uniquely qualify him to introduce us to the artist s life, and he concentrates here on original sources Turner s writings, in the form of letters, notes, and verse impressions recorded by his contemporaries and reviews of his exhibited works A comprehensive illustrated chronology covers Turner s travels, exhibitions, and projects, and includes portraits of his friends and patrons, views of places with which he was associated, and works by other artists who played a crucial role in forming his style and thought Revised and updated edition Now with color illustrations throughoutillustrations total,in color Forty four works are new to the book Includes a recently discovered watercolor