History JMW Turner

Great Artists: J. M. W. Turner – Britain’s ‘Painter of Light’ Who Chronicled a Changing Nation

J. M. W. Turner was a prolific and brilliant artist often called the ‘painter of light’, who revolutionized landscape painting and set the stage for Impressionism and the development of abstract art. He became very wealthy from his work and increasingly eccentric. He never married but had two daughters from one lover and lived for […]