Painted by JMW Turner

Connected Sites

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Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape Tamar Valley Mining District. "Crossing the Brook". Early Turner (1815) showing the Tamar Valley and Calstock in the style of French 17th C painter Claude but with signs of industrialisation in the valley.
Dorset and East Devon Coast
Durham Castle and Cathedral
Gwynedd Castles
Loire Valley "Vue Sud-Est de Beaugency c1826-30"
Maritime Greenwich (London 1809 etc)
Paris, Banks of the Seine
Pyramids (Memphis) Giza - Fifth Plague of Egypt 1800
Rome Rome from the Vatican 1820
Site of Carthage Dido building Carthage 1815
Stonehenge Turner made several drawings and paintings of Stonehenge
Upper Middle Rhine Valley
Venice and its Lagoon S. Giorgio Maggiore, Looking east from the Giudecca 1819, View of a cross-canal near the Arsenal 1840 etc.
Westminster Burning of the House of Lords and Commons 1835 etc.


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