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Turner, J. M. W. (Joseph Mallord William) 1775-1851

Works: 3,116 works in 6,985 publications in 7 languages and 116,366 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Exhibition catalogs  Biography  History  Art  Catalogs  Poetry  Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc 
Subject Headings: Artists 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist, Editor, Other, Honoree, Dedicatee, Performer, Creator, Composer, Printer, Author of introduction, Contributor, Collector, Bibliographic antecedent, Correspondent
Classifications: ND497.T8, 759.2
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Publications about J. M. W Turner
Publications by J. M. W Turner
Publications by J. M. W Turner, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by J. M. W Turner
J.M.W. Turner : a wonderful range of mind by John Gage( Book )
8 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 1,044 libraries worldwide
Studie over het werk van de Britse schilder (1775-1851)
Turner : the great watercolours by Eric Shanes( Book )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 953 libraries worldwide
This book is published to accompany the Royal Academy's unparalleled survey of Turner's watercolours
Joseph Mallord William Turner by John Walker( Book )
16 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 776 libraries worldwide
Leven en werk van de Engelse kunstenaar
J.M.W. Turner : romantic painter of the industrial revolution by William S Rodner( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 758 libraries worldwide
Turner in his time by Andrew Wilton( Book )
10 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 737 libraries worldwide
Biografie van de Engelse schilder (1775-1851)
Turner's Venice by Lindsay Stainton( Book )
21 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 731 libraries worldwide
J.M.W. Turner by Peter Ackroyd( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 713 libraries worldwide
In straightforward fashion, Ackroyd outlines the career of this remarkable man, who progressed rapidly from his early years as a student at the Royal Academy to prominence as one of England's foremost painters, creating dramatic works in which he explored the glowing effects of light fused with air, water, fire and steam. Turner's paintings, which often approach abstraction, astounded and shocked his critics, causing some to say he was a madman, an assessment reinforced by his eccentric, irascible character. Ackroyd shows how the artist, who never married and lived all his life with his father ₂though he had secret liaisons and two illegitimate daughters₂was obsessed with his art, but was also an astute businessman, opening his own gallery in London when he was only 29, cultivating prosperous patrons and speculating in land and houses, all the while turning out a multitude of dazzling oil paintings, watercolors and engravings. This is a short but intriguing introduction to the life and output of an artist who claimed that he knew of "no genius but the genius of hard work." Publishers Weekly
Turner by Barry Venning( Book )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 596 libraries worldwide
"J. M.W. Turner was a painter whose treatment of light put him squarely in the pantheon of the world's preeminent artists, but his character was a tangle of fascinating contradictions. While he could be coarse and rude, manipulative, ill-mannered, and inarticulate, he was also generous, questioning, and humane, and he displayed through his work a hitherto unrecognized optimism about the course of human progress. With two illegitimate daughters and several mistresses whom Turner made a career of not including in his public life, the painter was also known for his entrepreneurial cunning, demanding and receiving the highest prices for his work." "Over the course of sixty years, Turner traveled thousands of miles to seek out the landscapes of England and Europe. He was drawn overwhelmingly to coasts, to the electrifying rub of the land with the sea, and he regularly observed their union from the cliff, the beach, the pier, or from a small boat. Fueled by his prodigious talent, Turner revealed to himself and others the personality of the British and European landscapes and the moods of the surrounding seas. He kept no diary, but his many sketchbooks are intensely autobiographical, giving clues to his techniques, his itineraries, his income and expenditures, and his struggle to master the theories of perspective." "In Turner, James Hamilton takes advantage of new material discovered since the 1975 bicentennial celebration of the artist's birth, paying particular attention to the diary of sketches with which Turner narrated his life. Hamilton's textured portrait is fully complemented by a sixteen-page illustrations insert, including many color reproductions of Turner's most famous landscape paintings. Seamlessly blending vibrant biography with astute art criticism, Hamilton writes with energy, style, and erudition to address the contradictions of this great artist."--Jacket
J.M.W. Turner, 1775-1851 : the world of light and colour by Michael Bockemühl( Book )
15 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and held by 580 libraries worldwide
Fifty years before impressionism, J.W.M. Turner brought a sense of light and a lightness of brush to landscape painting that have remained unequaled. In an eponymous collection documenting this year's exhibition at the National Gallery of Australia, editor and curator Michael Lloyd has assembled 150 color illustrations and 10 scholarly yet accessible essays, which together serve as an introduction to the career of this great artist
The paintings of J.M.W. Turner by Martin Butlin( Book )
14 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and held by 572 libraries worldwide
Yale University press
The paintings of J.M.W. Turner by Martin Butlin( Book )
8 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 555 libraries worldwide
TurnerWhistlerMonet : impressionist visions by Katharine Jordan Lochnan( Book )
21 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 521 libraries worldwide
Whilst these three great artists have been the subject of numerous exhibitions and publications, the relationship between them has never fully been explored. Now, for the first time, a team of specialists examine this artistic triangle
Turner on the Thames : river journeys in the year 1805 by David Hill( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 520 libraries worldwide
Italy : a poem by Samuel Rogers( Book )
24 editions published between 1800 and 1859 in English and Undetermined and held by 518 libraries worldwide
Turner and the sublime by Andrew Wilton( Book )
11 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 494 libraries worldwide
Throughout his life Turner was profoundly influenced by the eighteenth-century aesthetic theory of the "sublime." However, as Andrew Wilton now shows, the sublime was not merely a springboard for Turner's innovations; he reinterpreted the theory with great individualism and offered it to the world as a fresh and even more far-reaching philosophy of art. The 140 illustrations, which include 32 in color, reproduce watercolors and prints that demonstrate the development of Turner's response to the sublime in areas as various as architecture, the picturesque, the "terrific," the sea, cities, mountains, and lakes. Many of the subjects have not previously been published
Turner, 1775-1851 by Tate Gallery( Book )
24 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in English and held by 492 libraries worldwide
Ruskin, Turner, and the pre-Raphaelites by Robert Hewison( Book )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 490 libraries worldwide
Turner by Jean Selz( Book )
15 editions published between 1975 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 487 libraries worldwide
Overzicht van het werk van de Engelse schilder
Joseph Mallord William Turner by John Walker( Book )
8 editions published between 1976 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 486 libraries worldwide
Contains 94 illustrations of the most significant oil paintings, watercolors, engravings, and drawings of Turner's lifeworks
Poems by Samuel Rogers( Book )
20 editions published between 1834 and 1854 in English and Undetermined and held by 445 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Džozefs Melords Viljams Tērners angļu ainavu gleznotājs
Iosephus Mallord Gulielmus Turner
J. M. W. Turner
J. M. W. Turner British Romantic landscape painter, water-colourist, and printmaker
J. M. W. Turner, R. A.
Joseph Mallord William Turner
Joseph Mallord William Turner peintre anglais
Joseph Mallord William Turner pintor Neozelandes
Tarner, Tzozeph Mallornt Ouilliam
Tarner, Tzozeph Mallornt Ouilliam 1775-1851
Terner, Dzhozef Mallord Uilʹi︠a︡m
Terner, Dzhozef Mallord Uilʹi︠a︡m 1775-1851
Tērners, Džozefs Melords Viljams 1775-1851
Tʻou-na 1775-1851
Tʻou-na, Yüeh-se-fu Ma-lo-te Wei-lien
Tʻou-na, Yüeh-se-fu Ma-lo-te Wei-lien 1775-1851
Tou-na, Yueh-se-fu Ma-lo-te Wei-lien, (Joseph Mallord William), 1775-1851
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Turner, 'Bill' 1775-1851
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Turner, Josef Mallord William 1775-1851
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Tŭrnŭr, Dzhouzef Mŭlord Uili︠a︡m
Tŭrnŭr, Dzhouzef Mŭlord Uili︠a︡m 1775-1851
Vilijam Tarner
William Turner
William Turner angol romantikus festő
William Turner englischer Maler des Impressionismus
William Turner kunstschilder uit Koninkrijk Groot-Brittannië (1775-1851)
William Turner malarz angielski
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Τζόζεφ Μάλλορντ Ουίλλιαμ Τέρνερ
Вилијам Тарнер
Вилијам Тарнер британски романтистички пејзажен сликар
Вільям Тернер
Джоузеф Търнър
Тернер Д. В. художник 1775-1851
Тёрнер, Джозеф Мэллорд Уильям
Тёрнер, Джозеф Мэллорд Уильям 1775-1851
Тернер У. художник 1775-1851
Тёрнер, Уильям
Тернер художник
Уильям Тёрнер
Ўільям Тэрнэр
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טרנר, ג׳וזף מאלור ויליאם
טרנר, ג׳וזף מאלור ויליאם 1775־1851
טרנר, ג'וזף מלורד ויליאם 1775-1851
טרנר, ויליאם 1775-1851
טרנר, וילים 1775-1851
טרנר, יוסף מלורד וילים
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조지프 말러드 윌리엄 터너
터너, 조지프 말러드 윌리엄 1775-1851
터너, 죠셉 말러드 윌리암 1775-1851
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ターナー, J. M. W
ターナー, ウィリアム
ターナー, ジョーゼフ
ターナー, ジョセフ マロード ウィリアム
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