Railways and painting have been intertwined since 1844. Turner, Manet, Monet, van Gogh, and others show how.
Known exclusively for his illustrations, Doré painted many large works in oils. He was a master story-teller in those too.
Hogarth’s series spawned several others, the most significant being by Augustus Egg and William Frith.
I thought that I knew what a narrative painting was, until I saw some examples. Are they?