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Creator:
Moyle, Franny, author.
Title(s):

Turner : the extraordinary life and momentous times of J.M.W. Turner / Franny Moyle.

Published/Created:
New York : Penguin Press, 2016.
©2016
Physical Description:
xii, 508 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Holdings:
Reference Library
NJ18.T85 M79 2016 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and (pages 447-449) and index.
Subject Terms:
England.
Painters -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Painters.
Turner, J. M. W. (Joseph Mallord William), 1775-1851.
Turner, J. M. W. (Joseph Mallord William), 1775-1851.
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  • Admiral Booth
  • The beginning
  • "A pleasant good tempered youth, not fond of society"
  • A bee of the same hive
  • The most liberal encouragers of watercolour art
  • M'lord Turner
  • "W Turner called"
  • Gothick
  • Charitable relief
  • Politics
  • Adventure
  • A little reptile
  • Reimagined pasts
  • The eye and the intellect
  • The overturner
  • Summertimes
  • Waterloo
  • Earth and heaven
  • In search of the King
  • Brilliance
  • Industry
  • Indistinct, unintelligible, unstoppable
  • To please himself
  • "The morning march that flashes to the sun; the feast of vultures when the day is done"
  • Epilogue.