Masters of Art: J. M. W. Turner

Delphi Classics


this can be the 5th quantity of a brand new sequence of courses by means of Delphi Classics, the best-selling writer of classical works. a primary of its variety in electronic print, the ‘Masters of Art’ sequence permits Kindle readers to discover the works of the world’s maximum artists in accomplished aspect. This quantity offers 1000s of oil and watercolour work of Britain's so much celebrated artist J. M. W. Turner. For all artwork enthusiasts, this lovely assortment provides a gorgeous ceremonial dinner of pictures by way of the good Romantic Master.

Features:
* over 360 oil work, listed and organized in chronological order
* a variety of over one hundred ninety watercolours, listed and organized in chronological order
* specified ‘Highlights’ part, with concise introductions to the masterpieces, giving priceless contextual information
* find out about the background of 'The struggling with Temeraire' and different recognized works in transparent, yet scholarly detail.
* appealing 'detail' photographs, permitting you to 'zoom in' and discover Turner's most renowned paintings
* quite a few photographs in terms of Turner’s lifestyles, areas and works
* find out about the nice artist's existence in William Cosmo Monkhouse's recognized biography
* countless numbers of pictures in attractive color - hugely urged for Kindle fireplace, iPhone and iPad clients, or as a priceless reference software on conventional Kindles

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CONTENTS:

The Highlights
FISHERMEN AT SEA
BUTTERMERE LAKE, WITH a part of CROMACKWATER, A SHOWER
SELF PORTRAIT, 1799
THE FALL OF AN AVALANCHE within the GRISONS
SNOW hurricane: HANNIBAL AND HIS military CROSSING THE ALPS
BONNEVILLE, SAVOY WITH MONT BLANC
THE SHIPWRECK
DIDO construction CARTHAGE
THE BURNING OF the homes OF LORDS AND COMMONS
ULYSSES DERIDING POLYPHEMUS
PEACE — BURIAL AT SEA
THE battling TEMERAIRE
SHADE AND DARKNESS - THE night OF THE DELUGE
THE SLAVE SHIP
RAIN, STEAM AND pace - the good WESTERN RAILWAY
SNOWSTORM - STEAM-BOAT OFF A HARBOUR’S MOUTH
LANDSCAPE WITH far-off RIVER AND BAY
A catastrophe AT SEA
NORHAM fortress SUNRISE

The Oil Paintings
THE OIL PAINTINGS
ALPHABETICAL checklist OF OIL PAINTINGS

The Watercolour Paintings
THE WATERCOLOUR PAINTINGS
ALPHABETICAL checklist OF WATERCOLOURS

The Biography
TURNER via William Cosmo Monkhouse

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