The LIfe of J.M.W. Turner :. founded on letters and papers furnished by his friends and fellow academicians /. by Walter Thornbury with illustrations, facsimiled in colours, from Turner's original drawings.
George Walter Thornbury (1828-1876)
Place of origin
Tyntesfield, North Somerset
A new edition revised and mostly rewritten. xix, , 636, 32 p., plates (facsimiles) ;. 20 cm. Binding: Hardback, publisher’s bookcloth, gold lettering, illustrations on the front cover and side. Provenance: Inscription on half title page - "William Freeman [illegible] Teddington March 10th 1935 from [illegible]. Inscription on the title page - "Charles L'Anson 1886". Insertion fixed on first advertisement page - a newspaper cutting dated (by hand "from TP's Weekly Feb 13/03" - newspaper article entitled "Turner's Technique: a remarkable meeting".
Makers and roles
George Walter Thornbury (1828-1876) Joseph Mallord William Turner, RA (London 1775 - Chelsea 1851)