J.M.W. Turner — The Sunshine Boy

Turner Paintings Art Museum Show Gallery
Private Collection

Caernarvon Castle, 1799
pencil and watercolor on paper
On a later trip to Wales, Turner saw Caernarvon Castle and painted it in a manner borrowed from the 17th century French landscape artist Claude Lorrain, who would be a lifelong inspiration.

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