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J.M.W. Turner

Joseph Mallord William Turner (1775-1851), Landscape painter.

Although he ended his career as Professor of Perspective at the Royal Academy, Turner was an intensely private man who rarely had his portrait painted. Linnell developed this from memory at the request of the Revd Daniell at whose table both artist and sitter frequently met....

Oil on canvas
460.0 x 384.0mm
NPG 6344
Image and text © National Portrait Gallery, 2023

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