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Turner on the Thames

Hill, David

Turner on the Thames

river journeys in the year 1805

by Hill, David

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Turner, J. M. W. -- 1775-1851.

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    StatementDavid Hill.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx,182p. :
    Number of Pages182
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21242496M
    ISBN 100300053894

    About this Item: The Book Club Associates, Uk, Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. orange boards, with some shelf wear, some wear to edges and corners, black jacket has some wear to edges etc, a good tight and clean copy. with plates, 35 in colour. an appreciation and histry of John Turner and his life through his pictures paintings and drawings.   Turner assumed the name of his landlady and insisted on being called Mr Booth. Local boys called him “Puggy Booth” and the boatmen dubbed him “The Admiral” as he had a habit of carrying his telescope with him. Turner spent most of his time watching the Thames from his first floor room overlooking the river.

    Turner’s painting shows the final journey of the Temeraire, as the ship is towed from Sheerness in Kent along the river Thames to Rotherhithe in south-east London, where it was to be scrapped. The veteran warship had played a distinguished role in the Battle of Trafalgar in , but by was.   Buy A Year of Turner and the Thames by Roger Williams from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Pages:

    Turner publishes books in a wide range of categories and formats—fiction and non-fiction. They publish mainly in print but have electronic options as well. They are a major independent publishing house that has a number of imprints. The following is a list of their imprints from their websites, which may be helpful in determining if they are.   The Turner family is adept at keeping secrets, sometimes big ones, sometimes for years. The narrative mostly follows Cha-Cha, the oldest sibling, and Lelah, the youngest.


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Turner on the Thames by Hill, David Download PDF EPUB FB2

J.M.W. Turner had a lifelong association with England's Thames River, and Thames scenery was a favorite source of inspiration for paintings, watercolors, and sketches. In Turner moved into Syon Ferry House, overlooking the Thames at Isleworth.

Book Your Tickets Turner’s House Trust is responding to Government guidelines regarding the Coronavirus pandemic. We have reluctantly decided that Turner’s House is closed to visits until further notice.

Should the situation change we will update our website. However, the current exhibition “Turner and the Thames” will no longer be open to the public.

Buy Turner on the Thames First Edition by Hill, David (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(4).

Events at Turner’s House Turner and the Thames: Five Paintings exhibition. The first exhibition of original Turners at his house in Twickenham. We regret that the last day of the exhibition will be 21st March as we are following guidelines from the Government regarding.

"Thames smells authentically of the water, of an author who has walked the towpath and knows not only the impressive statistics but also the Turner water-colours of the Thames itself. It is not just the subject that sets this book apart but also the compelling new perspectives that [Ackroyd] brings." —The TimesCited by:   The Thames features in art, music and literature - the book contains a generous collection of print reproductions, both black-and-white as well as colour plates of artists such as Turner, Canaletto, Spencer, and by: 3.

Hill suggests that Turner was planning a series of Thames plates like the aquatints in Samuel Ireland’s Picturesque Views on the River Thames () or William Combe’s History of the River Thames published by John and Josiah Boydell (, ), which contained plates after Turner’s colleague Joseph Farington, some of which Farington engraved himself.

Turner and the Thames: Five Paintings exhibition. 10 Jan - 29 Mar Please visit our website for opening times and to book tickets tele Turner's House East Twickenham TW1 2LR. Turner’s House Trust are thrilled to announce their first exhibition of J.M.W. Turner’s original oil paintings in the house he designed for himself.

Michael Lloyd, Editor, J. Turner, Author Thames & Hudson $ (p) ISBN Catalogue entry. [T] The Thames at Weybridge c. –10 TATE GALLERY AND THE NATIONAL TRUST (LORD EGREMONT COLLECTION) PETWORTH HOUSE Canvas, 35 × 47 (889 × 4)Coll. Bought by the third Earl of Egremont, possibly from Turner's gallery c.

but in any case he owned it by (see below); by descent to the third Lord Leconfield who in conveyed. Get this from a library.

Turner on the Thames: river journeys in the year [David Hill; J M W Turner] -- "J.M.W. Turner had a lifelong association with the River Thames. He was born near the river and throughout his life he maintained a home on or within wasy reach of its banks. Thames scenery was a.

Turner was born on 15 May in Northampton, England. An only child, he was born to the World War I veteran Maurice Finnemore Turner and his wife Eva (née Howard). After attending Winchester House School in Brackley, in the summer of Turner was sent on scholarship to Harrow.

Walking season is upon us, and there are few finer treks than a stroll along the Thames. Here are ten of our favourite books about London's river, taking in both fiction and non-fiction. Buy a cheap copy of Turner on the Thames: River Journeys in book by David Hill.

J.M.W. Turner had a lifelong association with the River Thames. He was born near the river and throughout his life he maintained a home on or within wasy reach of Free shipping over $Cited by: 2.

Turner on the Thames, edited by David Hill. New Haven: Yale University Press, First printing. This delightful study follows the enthusiasm of Britain's foremost painter of romantic landscapes for the banks of the river upon which he lived, after   Turner's Thames.

Matthew Collings explores how Turner, the artist of light, makes light the vehicle of feeling in his work and how he found inspiration. Buy A Year of Turner and the Thames: in which galleries are visited, excursions are made and drawings are attempted by Williams, Roger, Williams, Roger (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(2). Antiques In Thames, Thames, New Zealand. likes. One of the largest antique furniture importer in New Zealand based in Thames on the Coromandel5/5. The Turner Prize, awarded live on the BBC after a monthslong exhibition of the nominees, helped establish the public reputations of Rachel Whiteread, Antony Gormley, Chris Ofili.

Peter Ackroyd deftly follows Turner’s first loves of architecture, engraving, and watercolours, and the country houses, cathedrals, and landscapes of England. While his passion for Italy led him to oil painting, Turner’s love for London remained central to his heart and soul, and it was within sight of his beloved Thames that he died in /5(1).

Three years later Turner himself was sent away from the city by his parents to the more salubrious atmosphere of Brentford by the Thames; it seems that he had suffered from 'a fit of sickness' and was therefore despatched to the care of his maternal uncle, John Marshall, who followed the family profession of butcher/5(2).Formerly a curator at Tate Britain she has curated a number of exhibitions and has published widely on J.M.W.

Turner, including contributions to the forthcoming online catalogue of the Turner Bequest. She is also co-editor and author of How to Paint Like Turner (Tate Publishing, ).

In addition, she has published on Walter Richard Sickert.The Turner House is a marvelous novel introducing a family of irresistible characters. Angela Flournoy is a magician--here is a story that is charming and funny while being whip-smart and profound.

Laced through are the hard facts of history and the mysterious workings of the human heart.