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Name: Charles Turner
Gender: Male
Relationship: Maker, Engraver
Nationality: British
Date of birth: 1774-07-31
Place of birth: Europe: Northern Europe: UK: England: Oxfordshire: Woodstock
Date of death: 1857-08-01
Place of death: Europe: Northern Europe: UK: England: London
Cause of death: unknown or unrecorded
Brief biography: Charles Turner (1773 - 1857) was an English engraver and draughtsman
Further information: Charles Turner was a mezzotint engraver of portraits, sporting, military, decorative and animal subjects. He also produced topographical views after his contemporaries and the old masters, and created his own designs. In 1789 he was apprenticed to th... more

Name: Joseph Mallord William Turner
Gender: Male
Relationship: Maker
Nationality: British: English
Date of birth: 1775-05-23 probably
Place of birth: Europe: Northern Europe: UK: England: London: City of Westminster: Covent Garden
Date of death: 1851-12-19
Place of death: Europe: Northern Europe: UK: England: London: Kensington and Chelsea: Chelsea
Cause of death: unknown or unrecorded
Brief biography: British landscape painter and printmaker (1775 - 1851)
Further information: Turner is regarded as one of the greatest British artists of all time. He helped transform British art and raise landscape painting from ‘superior wallpaper’ to the defining genre of the period.

His long artistic career began at the Royal Academy Sc... more

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