Tag Archives: JMW Turner

Sharing: Venice by Paint

Postcards from the Boot, a blog by Carla Gambescia, always includes luscious images. Here is her collection of artists’ depictions of our favorite city, titled “Seduced by the Light.” Enjoy!

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The Sea Invisible

Ruskin said about this painting that it was “the most perfectly beautiful piece of color of all that I have seen produced by human hands, by any means, or at any period.” It is Approach to Venice, by J. M. … Continue reading

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