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J.M.W.Turner:Alnwick Castle 1829

26 Aug

TURNER Joseph Mallord William Alnwick Castle, ca. 1829

This paintong by Turner chosen really beacause of the bridge but nonetheless the subject matter dramatic and sublime.

Tje moon as the source of light and the contrasts o light and dark bothof which could be said to be Turners trademarks as he was the master of atmoshere

 
5 Comments

Posted by on August 26, 2011 in Art appreciantion

 

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5 responses to “J.M.W.Turner:Alnwick Castle 1829

  1. Martha Marshall

    August 26, 2011 at 11:09 am

    Ahhh, Turner. I love his paintings.

     
    • Chris

      August 26, 2011 at 4:35 pm

      Hi Martha
      From the master himself I think;-)

       
  2. Chris N Wood

    August 26, 2011 at 1:20 pm

    Anyone who can do convincing moonlight gets my vote ! What’s more Turner is on my list of GREAT painters !

     
    • Chris

      August 26, 2011 at 4:33 pm

      Hi Chris!
      Yes indeed a lovely paininting fom the master

       

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