Rain, steam and speed (1844) by j m w turner (1775-1851) [public that the painting shows the great western railway at maidenhead.
View: joseph mallord william turner, rain, steam, and speed - the great western railway read about this painting, learn the key facts and zoom in to. Joseph mallord william turner, rain, steam, and speed -- the great western railway, oil on canvas, 1844 (national gallery, london) speakers: dr beth harris. (jmw turner - 1844) the nearly abstract rain, steam, and speed: the great western railway (1844 national gallery, london) evokes the railway cuts diagonally across the canvas, from the dead centre to the bottom right-hand corner.
Rain, steam and speed – the great western railway is an oil painting by the 19th-century british painter j m w turner the painting was first exhibited at the . An examination of the sky cult characteristics in the paintings of jmw turner in terms of of egypt | stonehenge | staffa: fingal's cave | rain, steam, speed | napoleon of the day, even after he followed up with a detailed cosmological analysis in as a form of non-linear landscape art, the great western railway was.
He inspired mike leigh to make a film of his life as a new tate britain exhibition opens, we ask seven celebrity fans to pick their favourite. Page of rain, steam and speed the great western railway by turner, joseph mallord william in the web image collection and database of european painting, sculpture and architecture (700-1900) turner, joseph mallord william. Joseph mallord william turner: rain, steam and speed –the great western railway (1844) oil on canvas, the national gallery of art, london, uk exhibited in 1844, the work depicts the maidenhead railway bridge over the thames that interpretation is because we see as this train literally emerging from a nearly.