Turner | The Vaughan Bequest

JMW Turner, 'Great Yarmouth Harbour, Norfolk'. 

Turner: The Vaughan Bequest
1-31 January 2016

The Vaughan Bequest of 31 watercolours and drawings by JMW Turner (1775-1851) returns for its annual showing in January. The collection covers all periods of the artist’s career, including topographical scenes and expressive images from his later European tours. A series of special events and talks devoted to Turner will take place during January. 

Curator: Anne Hodge, Curator of Prints and Drawings, National Gallery of Ireland

Related talks & events

Free talk | Sunday 3 January, 3pm 
Turner: Romantic Landscape Painter and Watercolorist
Jessica Fahy, Freelance Art Historian

Free talk |Sunday 10 January, 3pm
Romancing the Rhine from Turner to Wagner
With Adrian le Harivel, National Gallery of Ireland

Flavours of Art | Thursday 14 January 6pm
Join us on 14 January for a social evening with a guided tour of the exhibition Turner: The Vaughan Bequest, followed by supper and music in the Wintergarden Café. Tickets (€32) from the Gallery shop, telephone (01) 663 3518, or online at www.eventbrite.ie

Free talk |Sunday 17 January, 3pm
The Vaughan Bequest of Turner Watercolours
Anne Hodge, National Gallery of Ireland

Free talk |  Sunday 24 January, 3pm
JMW Turner: Master of 19th-century British Painting
Dr Philip Macevansoneya, Trinity College Dublin