Arts Everyday Living: Venice Forever—Its Monumental Beauty, Through an Artist’s Eyes

Joseph Mallord William Turner, Venice: the Dogana and San Giorgio Maggiore, 1834, oil on canvas, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

British landscapist J. M. W. Turner (1775-1851) traveled three times to Venice, now engulfed by flood waters, immortalizing its monumental beauty in numerous works of art.

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