John Heaton (jheaton) wrote,
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Art on Sunday: Venice: The Dogana and San Giorgio Maggiore

J. M. W. Turner (1775 – 1851)
Venice: The Dogana and San Giorgio Maggiore, 1834
oil on canvas
Turner, Venice: The Dogana and San Giorgio Maggiore
National Gallery of Art, Washington

As promised, here is a work to satisfy the appetites of astrablue, who prefers the proto-Impressionistic stylings of J.M.W. Turner to the abstract expressionism of Mark Rothko. I like 'em both, but to each his or her own.
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