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Turner

  1. 1. Joseph Mallord William Turner
  2. 2. <ul><li>1787 – the first sketches and drawings, corroborating the tradition </li></ul><ul><li>Under Thomas Malton </li></ul><ul><li>1794 – engravings </li></ul><ul><li>1796 – oil paintings </li></ul>
  3. 3. The Influence <ul><li>Cozens </li></ul><ul><li>the Welsh landscape painter Richard Wilson </li></ul>
  4. 4. The Technique <ul><li>a more poetic and imaginative approach to landscape </li></ul><ul><li>pursue to the end of his career with ever-Increasing brilliance </li></ul><ul><li>to be more inward & consciously distilled </li></ul><ul><li>light – the means of diminishing the reality </li></ul>
  5. 5. The Royal Academy <ul><li>1799 - an associate </li></ul><ul><li>1802 – a full academician </li></ul>
  6. 6. … so fundamental as his love of the sea …
  7. 7. The Cornerstones: <ul><li>waves and storms, upon clouds and vapour </li></ul><ul><li>a consequent thorough knowledge of wave forms </li></ul><ul><li>at heart a sailor </li></ul><ul><li>a ship is perceived as a living creature </li></ul>
  8. 8. The Shipwreck
  9. 9. The theme being acute… <ul><li>a liking to natural phenomena </li></ul><ul><li>a period of great English shipping </li></ul><ul><li>make trade possible </li></ul><ul><li>to portray the power of the elements and how no one is immune from the dangers of an angry sea </li></ul>
  10. 10. William Falconer (shipwreck survivor of the Britannia)
  11. 12. From Turner's Notebook
  12. 14. Critics…
  13. 15. Thank you for attention

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