London: T.C. And E.C. Jack, 1910. Thick Quarto. Item #022301
286pp., 50 tipped in plates reproduced in color from Turner's paintings and drawings. Joseph Mallord William Turner RA (23 April 1775 - 19 December 1851), an English Romantic painter, printmaker and considered one of the greatest masters of British watercolour landscape painting. At only 14 years of age, he entered the Royal Academy of Art schools in 1789. A a very good copy bound in full pictorial gilt vellum, top edge gilt some rubbing or finger soiling to boards, small split (1") to foot at rear joint, gold endpapers.