Joseph Mallord William Turner

Link to video for Turner exhibition

Susan Grace Galassi, Senior Curator at The Frick Collection, provides a close look at J.M.W. Turner’s Harbor of Dieppe: Changement de Domicile, one of the centerpieces of the exhibition Turner’s Modern and Ancient Ports: Passages through Time, on view at the Frick from February 23 through May 14, 2017.

Painting of pastoral estate by a river lined with trees.
Mortlake Terrace: Turner’s Companion Pieces Reunited
October 8, 1996 to May 11, 1997

On loan from the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., Joseph Mallord William Turner's Mortlake Terrace, Summer’s Evening of 1827 hung for six months beside its companion piece, The Frick Collection's Mortlake Terrace: Early Summer Morning, executed a year earlier. Both were painted for William Moffatt and depict The Limes, Moffatt's home overlooking the Thames at Mortlake, near Kew Gardens to the west of central London.




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