Title 1878 JOSEPH MALLORD WILLIAM TURNER painter illust. Harper's Monthly February 333
Binding No Binding
Book Condition Good
Edition 1st Edition
Size 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾
Publisher New York Harper's Monthly Magazine 1878
Seller ID 000498
1878 Joseph Mallord William Turner Author: Conant, Helen S. Title: Joseph Mallord William Turner Publisher: New York: Harper & Brothers, 1878. Notes: A 19 page comprehensive article on Joseph Mallord William Turner and his work. Turner (23 April 1775 - 19 December 1851) was an English Romantic landscape painter, water-colorist, and printmaker. Turner was considered a controversial figure in his day, but is now regarded as the artist who elevated landscape painting to an eminence rivaling history painting. Although renowned for his oil paintings, Turner is also one of the greatest masters of British watercolor landscape painting. He is commonly known as "the painter of light" and his work is regarded as a Romantic preface to Impressionism. Contains 19 illustrations / engravings including some of the artists' most well-known work. Condition: Complete article removed from within original Harper's Monthly Magazine. Original wrapers-bound removed and missing. Now enclosed in a archival crystal-clear magazine slip.