Tag: Turner

National Gallery

Trafalgar Square – London – England The National Gallery is a famous art museum, located on the north side of Trafalgar Square in London. The museum offers a very complete overview of Western European paintings from the period between 1250 and 1900. Admission to the museum is free; an entrance fee is charged for special…

Edgar Degas ; Grade Arabesque, Third Time

www.studiomde.nl Imagine that John Ruskin, J.M.W. Turner’s executor, had not destroyed Turner’s erotic watercolors in a spasm of concern for the painter’s reputation. What complexity our ways of seeing Turner’s art might have gained. Now imagine that Max Brod had honored his friend Franz Kafka’s dying wish to see all his unpublished literary work destroyed.…