CANADIAN PRAIRIE WATERCOLOUR LANDSCAPES

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J. M. W. Turner, San Giorgio from the Dogana, Venice: Sunrise, 1819.

CLOSER TO THE TURNER of our dreams, This "impression" was probably painted quickly in the spot with a minimum of the extraneous drawing which marred so many of Turners works. This is the purest of watercolours.


TERRY FENTON