Not a member? Join now
Cart: 0 items, $0.00 | View Cart | Checkout
    Gift Vouchers
    Gift Vouchers

    Payment Methods

    QBD Proudly Supports

    JDRF

    Books > Art > History & Reference > Neo-Classicism, Romanticism & Pre-Raphaelite

    Turner: An Introduction To The Work Of Turner
    RRP*: $14.95
    Binding
    Paperback
    ISBN13
    9780714827599
    Pages
    126
    Dimensions
    221 x 298mm
    Released
    Availability
    Available at our supplier.
    Usually ships in 10 to 14 days.

    Description

    J M W Turner (1775-1851) is the most masterly of British painters. His work exploits the great traditions of European painting, while anticipating the development of modern art in the 20th century. As a Romantic, he was from his earliest works sensitive to the dramas found in land- and seascapes, though increasingly light and colour alone became all-important to him. He travelled through England, France, Italy and Switzerland, and his views are possibly the most imaginative evocations of these countries ever painted.The original essay by William Gaunt, an authority on British art, has been updated for this edition by the adding of plate commentaries and many black and white illustrations, making it a perfect introduction to one of the greatest British masters.

    Includes 86 illustrations, 52 in colour.

    People who purchased "Turner: An Introduction To The Work Of Turner" also bought...

    Architecture and the Late Ottoman Historical Imaginary
    The Nazarenes
    Pre-Raphaelites
    Printing and Painting the News in Victorian London
    Blacks and Blackness in European Art of the Long Nineteenth Century
    James Barry's Murals at the Royal Society of Arts
    Textiles, Fashion, and Design Reform in Austria-Hungary Before the First World War
    Rival Sisters, Art and Music at the Birth of Modernism, 1815-1915
    Women, Femininity and Public Space in European Visual Culture, 1789-1914
    The Urban Department Store in America, 1850-1930

    Reviews

    This product has not been reviewed. Review this book?
    * RRP refers to the Recommended Retail Price as set out by the original publisher at time of release. The RRP set by overseas publishers may vary to those set by local publishers due to exchange rates and shipping costs. Due to our competitive pricing, we may have not sold all products at their original RRP.
    Club QBD Login


    Newsletter
    Join our mailing list for great deals and special offers!

    Featured Book
    Recently Reviewed
    Isabel Dalhousie 10: The Novel Habits of Happiness“We might believe that things did not exist because we had no evidence for their existence, but they still existed...
    Not The End Of The WorldNot The End Of The World is a book of twelve short stories by British author, Kate Atkinson. The stories capture...
    Storm FrontStorm Front is book one of the Dresden Files by American author, Jim Butcher. High-class escort, Jennifer Stanton and...