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Turner’s style may have become radical, but he continued to paint narrative works throughout his career.
His old oaks were saplings during the Middle Ages, and he was a great influence on Gainsborough, Constable, and others.
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Looser and more painterly styles from Guardi around 1775 to Delacroix in 1862: paving the way for the Impressionists.
Does the way in which Turner painted reflections give deeper insight into his work, or his limitations?
The period 1700 to 1850 saw the introduction of the first modern pigments, such as Prussian blue and emerald green, which started to transform paintings.
A total of 17 paintings by 13 artists from 11 viewpoints, covering 261 years of art and parliamentary history.
Was Turner right in his dying words, proclaiming that “The Sun is God”?
Study 25 landscapes by 19 artists over 400 years, to examine how they represent the landscape.