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Turner, Joseph Mallord William (1775–1851), landscape and history painter

Luke Herrmann

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Turner, Joseph Mallord William (1775–1851), landscape and history painter, was born in 1775 (according to his own reminiscence on 23 April), the son of William Turner (1745–1829), barber and wig-maker, of 21 Maiden Lane, in the parish of St Paul's, Covent Garden, London...

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Subjects: Drawing and Pastels ; Painting

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