J.M.W. Turner (1775-1851) is widely regarded as the greatest painter Britain has ever produced. Despite the many books and exhibitions that have been devoted to him, there is one aspect of his extraordinary oeuvre that has never been thoroughly examined. Uniquely in the history of European art, he took on all comers, past and present, that he considered worthy of a challenge, creating his own images in their styles. These works were both acts of homage and a sophisticated form of art criticism, demonstrating his ...

Turner and the Masters 2009, Tate Publishing(UK), London, England

ISBN-13: 9781854378651


Turner and the Masters 2009, Tate Publishing, London

ISBN-13: 9781854377982