artwork Famous History Paintings by J. M. W. Turner

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List of famous J. M. W. Turner History paintings, listed alphabetically with pictures of the art when available. J. M. W. Turner is revered by art enthusiasts everywhere, having created some of the most historic History paintings of all time. These popular J. M. W. Turner History paintings have sold for up to a few hundred thousand dollars, so if you want an original in your home then you better start saving. Going to museums can be expensive and time consuming, so scroll through this list to see History paintings that J. M. W. Turner created from the comfort of your own home. You can find additional information for these renowned J. M. W. Turner History paintings by clicking the names of the pieces. This list features items like The Slave Ship and War, the Exile and the Rock Limpet This list answers the questions, "What are the most famous J. M. W. Turner History paintings?" and "What are examples of J. M. W. Turner History paintings?"

Peace: Burial at Sea of the Bo... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous History Paintings by J. M. W. Turner
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Artist: J. M. W. Turner

Subject: Gibraltar, David Wilkie

Genres (Art): Marine art, History painting

Art Form: Painting

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The Battle of Trafalgar is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous History Paintings by J. M. W. Turner
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Artist: J. M. W. Turner

Subject: Battle of Trafalgar

Genres (Art): History painting

Art Form: Painting

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The Burning of the Houses of L... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous History Paintings by J. M. W. Turner
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Artist: J. M. W. Turner

Subject: Palace of Westminster

Genres (Art): History painting

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Romanticism

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The Deluge is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous History Paintings by J. M. W. Turner
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Artist: J. M. W. Turner

Genres (Art): History painting

Art Form: Painting

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